Political Science Analysis
Through this course, you will get a broad overview of the various political science sub disciplines and learn to write qualified literature reviews. The course introduces classical works as well as current research, and clarifies the common analytical and methodological foundations of the subject.
The course is the first compulsory course in the Master's Programme in Political Science and also given as a single subject course.
In this course you learn about various political science research areas. You study these different research areas by reading both classical text and current research. Furthermore, you learn how to apply different theoretical and analytical perspectives as well as different research strategies and research methods. You will also train to write and present critically reflective problem-based research overview assignments.
The course begins with an introduction to political theory and rational choice. The course is then organized around four areas of research: political behavior, comparative politics, public administration and international politics.