Module Identifier IP10720  
Module Title KEY CONCEPTS  
Academic Year 2003/2004  
Co-ordinator Dr Jonathan M Joseph  
Semester Semester 1  
Other staff Ms Elin Royles  
Mutually Exclusive GW10720  
Course delivery Lecture   16 Hours 16 x 1 Hour Lectures  
  Seminars / Tutorials   3 Hours 3 x 1 Hour  
  Other   4 Hours 4 x 1 Hour Workshops  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Exam2 Hours Multiple Choice exam50%
Semester Assessment 1 x 2,000 word essay50%
Supplementary Assessment Students may, subject to Faculty approval, have the opportunity to resit this module, normally during the supplementary examination period. For further clarification please contact the Teaching Programme Administrator in the Department of International Politics.100%

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:

Brief description

The primary aim of the module is to ensure that students are provided with an understanding of the key concepts necessary to study Politics and International Politics at Part One. Lectures and readings will focus on the meaning of principal concepts in the field, their location within a larger perspective, and their application to theoretical and empirical analysis. Students will have the opportunity to develop advanced conceptual skills relevant to the design and development of all the work they will produce in the Department. The module also aims to introduce students to key skills as well as raise awareness of Personal Development Plans.



This module is at CQFW Level 4