UCL (University College London)
Democracy and Comparative Politics
This course focuses on the design, creation, and operation of democratic institutions. Students gain understanding of when a given set of institutes are appropriate for a society and what will make them function, and how scholars have thought about these matters, applying theory to examples of institution-building and design.
As a minimum, a strong upper 2nd Class (65%) Honours degree from a UK university; a CGPA of 3.45; or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant practical or work experience in a related field may also be taken into account.
Core compulsory modules: democracy and constitutional design; democratic political institutions; introduction to qualitative methods or advanced qualitative methods; introduction to quantitative methods or advanced quantitative methods; options; choose 1 of the following: the European Union, globalisation and the state; parliaments, political parties and policy making; governing divided societies.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures and seminars. Assessment is through unseen examinations, long essays, coursework, and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,190 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,195 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7679 4982/4950