St Philips Medical Centre– based in Pethwick-Lawrence House, the Centre provides NHS Primary Care services to registered patients. Class teachers and seminar leaders– they will be able to assist with queries relating to specific courses. For the most up-to-date list of optional courses please visit the relevant School Calendar page. 1) Take a note of the UK qualifications we require for your programme of interest (found in the ‘Entry requirements’ section of this page.

Furthermore, we will study how coordinated and liberal capitalism types responded to challenges such as globalisation and deindustrialization. A large part of the module is devoted to studying the power-sharing arrangements in the European Union. In this context, we will analyse the new trade agreements the EU has struck in light of rising global trade tensions, and what the euro crisis, influx of refugees, and disintegration referendums might mean for the future of the EU. The module also provides an accessible introduction to research design and methods that political scientists have used to address these topics.

  • It is designed to help prepare you for summative assessment which counts towards the course mark and to the degree award.
  • For programme structure, entry requirements and how to apply, visit the Politics and International Relations programme.
  • By the end of the programme, students will be equipped with both theoretical tools and empirical evidence necessary for an entry into the world of government policy, non-governmental organisations, or the private sector.
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Upon successful completion of 180 credits, you will be awarded an MSc in Democracy and Comparative Politics. Graduates from our MSc have gone on to successful careers in politics, media, NGOs, Foreign Service, finance and academia. I have learned a great deal, both in terms of content as well as in research skills. It broadened my horizons, it greatly extended my network connections and I made great friends with whom I keep in contact to this day. Student Services Centre– our staff here can answer general queries and can point you in the direction of other LSE services.

The University Of Edinburgh

LSE is committed to enabling all students to achieve their full potential and the School’sDisability and Wellbeing Serviceprovides a free, confidential service to all LSE students and is a first point of contact for all disabled students. In addition to the core course and the dissertation, you will take courses to the value of two and a half units. If you choose not to specialise, you will take courses from any of the specialisms, or from an approved list.

Within your programme you will take a number of courses, often including half unit courses and full unit courses. In half unit courses, on average, you can expect contact hours in total and for full unit courses, on average, you can expect contact hours in total. The School will always notify the affected parties as early as practicably possible and propose any viable and relevant alternative options. For more information about tuition fees and entry requirements, see the fees and funding and assessing your application sections.

Ucl Facilities

LSE Library–founded in 1896, the British Library of Political and Economic Science is the major international library of the social sciences. It stays open late, has lots of excellent resources and is a great place to study. As an LSE student, you’ll have access to a number of other academic libraries in Greater London and nationwide. LSE Faith Centre– this is home to LSE’s diverse religious activities and transformational interfaith leadership programmes, as well as a space for worship, prayer and quiet reflection. It is also a space for wellbeing classes on campus and is open to all students and staff from all faiths and none. Members of the group also have a range of geographic expertise and conduct research on political phenomena in Britain, Continental Europe, the United States, the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.

Your dissertation gives you an opportunity for independent learning on a topic of your choice, with one-to-one supervision from a member of staff. You write a dissertation of up to 10,000 words, which is due at the end of the summer. In most cases you will study one module per component, but in some cases you may need to study more than one module. For example, a 30-credit component may comprise of either one 30-credit module, or two 15-credit modules, depending on the options available.