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One-year Part II

Guidelines for 2016-17 for students wishing to take a one-year Part II in Politics and International Relations

 

Students wishing to take a one-year Part II in Politics and International Relations can take four papers across Part IIA and Part IIB.

 

Guidelines for papers taught every year

 

POL3:  International Organisation

POL4: Comparative politics 

POL5: Conceptual issues in politics and international relations

POL6: Statistics and methods in politics and international relations

POL7: The history of political thought to c. 1700

POL8: The history of political thought from c.1700 to c. 1890

POL 9: Conceptual issues and texts in politics and international relations

POL10: The history of political thought from c.1700 to c. 1890

POL11: Political philosophy and the history of political thought since c. 1890

 

History, Part II Paper 6: States between states: the history of international political thought from the Roman empire to the early twentieth century.

 

  1. A one-year Part II student can take any of POL3, POL4, POL5, POL6, POL7 and POL8.
  2. A one-year Part II student cannot take POL9 or Paper 6 of Part II of the Historical Tripos.
  3. A one-year Part II student can only take POL11 if s/he also takes POL7 or POL8 or has taken comparable papers in either the Philosophy Tripos or the Historical Tripos.
  4. A one-year Part II student who wishes to take the History of Political Thought from 1700-1890 should take the paper as POL8 not POL10.

 

Guidelines for variable IIB papers available in 2016-17

 

POL12: The Politics of the Middle East

POL13: The Politics of Europe

POL14: The Politics of Asia

POL15:  The Politics of Africa

POL16:  Conflict and peace-building

POL17:  Politics and gender

POL18: The idea of a European union

POL19: China and the international order

 

  1. A one year-Part II student wishing to take any of POL12, POL13, POL14, POL15 and POL16 must also take POL4:
  2. A one year-Part II student wishing to take POL12 must in POL4 take the Middle East case study in Lent term.
  3. A one-year Part II student wishing to take POL18 must also take POL8.