UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


Politics and Economics of Eastern Europe MRes Structure

Compulsory and Elective Modules for the Politics and Economics of Eastern Europe MRes

Students on the one year MRes must take 180 credits during the year, comprising 60 credits of specialist research methods and/or language training, 15 specialist electives and a free-standing dissertation worth 105 credits. In addition, all MRes students are expected to attend internal and external Research Seminars and Workshops.

Dissertation (105 credits) 20,000 words

Compulsory Courses - Methods and/or Language (60 credits to be selected from the following list)

SSEES Language (any SSEES MA language course, subject to availability; 30 credits, terms 1&2)

SEES0117 Political Sociology (15 credits)

SEES0083 Quantitative Methods (15 credits)

SEES0095 Advanced Quantitative Methods (15 credits)

SEES0128 Qualitative Methods (15 credits)

SEES0107 Understanding and Analysing Data (15 credits)

Elective Courses (15 credits)

Various from SSEES Social Sciences programmes (View full list of MA Modules)

Summary: 60 Methods and/or Language + 15 Electives + 105 Dissertation = 180 credits total