School of Politics and International Relations

POL105 Political Analysis

POL105 Political Analysis module at Queen Mary University's Politics Department

Credits: 30 credits

Semester: Semester 1 and 2

Timetable: TBC

Contact: Dr Brendan O'Duffy

Overlap: None

Prerequisite: None


This module equips students with a range of tools to enhance the study and analysis of politics. Students will learn how to read and interpret various political texts, including books, journals, newspaper articles and political documents such as speeches and manifestos. Students will also be encouraged to develop their skills of critical analysis and reflective writing. 

The module takes the form of weekly two-hour workshops and students will also receive guidance from their personal advisers.

This module is compulsory for all BA Politics and BA International Relations students.


Coursework 75% & Examination 25%

Level: 4

Back to main Module listing