MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour
MA Political Science options

Year 1, Component 02

GV900-7-FY OR GV903-7-FY
GV900-7-FY
Political Explanation
(30 CREDITS)

This module offers you an introduction to the theory and practice of quantitative data analysis techniques. You will also be introduced to the computer package R, which is widely used by academics and practitioners for the analysis of quantitative data. As the work becomes more challenging, the relevance of the techniques to modern social science research becomes more apparent.

GV903-7-FY
Advanced Research Methods
(30 CREDITS)

Master the quantitative methods that are essential for testing hypotheses. You will study hypothesis testing, linear regression models, and more advanced regression models ubiquitous in political science, accompanied by data science and R programming skills.

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