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School of Politics and International Relations

POL269 Political Data Research

POL269 Political Data Research (POL269A – Autumn) 

Credits: 15
Semester: A

Module Convenor: Dr Javier Sajuria
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: None

Description: This module is designed to enhance undergraduate students' understanding and use of empirical methods, mostly quantitative, in the social sciences. Through the focus on substantive and relevant topics, the module will enable students to become more sophisticated users of quantitative readings in political studies. It will also enable them to undertake quantitative analysis in their own research, including their final-year research projects. The skills acquired in this course will enhance students' employability.

Connected course(s): Compulsory for: LL12, L2L3, L23L, Semi-compulsory for: L202, L20Y
Assessment: Research project – 2000 words (40%), Take-Home Exam (60%)
Level: 5