Undergraduate Modules

Dissertation in Political Analysis

This module involves supervised research on an agreed topic using data analysis. Students will meet with their peers in three general dissertation workshops, five quantitative research methods workshops, undertake individual research, and be assessed on the basis of a 1,000-word research proposal and an 8000-word dissertation. Students will also undertake five individual supervision sessions with their dissertation supervisor.

Third Year Module
Academic Year
Module Code POL3104


  • 3 hours supervision (1 to 1)
  • 6 hours webinar/on-line tutorials
  • 6 hours lecture/workshops
  • 5 hours quantitative research methods workshops


  • 1000 word research proposal
  • 8000 word dissertation