Year Abroad Assessment Module

School: School of Government
Department: Department of Political Science and International Studies

Third year module (Year abroad)

Students will be required to complete one 5,000 word assignment based on a political topic relevant to the host country.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the module students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate familiarity with the intellectual and educational environment of the Host Institution.
  • Engage in-depth with a particular facet of one module taken during the year abroad.
  • Provide an in-depth examination of a contemporary political issue or event of import to the country in which the Host Institution is based.


  • Essay 3000 Words (100%)

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The modules listed on the website for this programme are regularly reviewed to ensure they are up-to-date and informed by the latest research and teaching methods. Unless indicated otherwise, the modules listed for this programme are for students starting in 2018. On rare occasions, we may need to make unexpected changes to compulsory modules; in this event we will contact offer holders as soon as possible to inform or consult them as appropriate.