Optional modules

In POLSIS, we are proud of the extensive range of modules that are available to our students; allowing you to tailor your course and study topics that interest you the most.

Optional modules in the first year


Understanding Politics

Introduction to Political Theory

Politics as a Vocation

Introduction to International Relations

Introduction to Political Economy

Problems of World History

Research Skills


The modules taught on our Undergraduate Political Science and International Relations programme(s) are in the process of being revised for the 2019 academic year. The modules listed here provide an indication of the new modules available, but are still subject to change.