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1 PIR, Year 4 Selecting your Courses Dr Elizabeth Bomberg (Deputy Head, PIR) Dr Andrea Birdsall & Dr Claire Duncanson (Directors of UG Teaching) Note: these slides are intended to help you choose next year’s courses. The registration process information and forms will be available here in June 2014: ation_for_continuing_students ation_for_continuing_students

2 2 SINGLE HONOURS – Pol and IR Semester 1 Dissertation OPTION Semester 2 Dissertation OPTION

3 COMBINED HONOURS requirements will depend on your subject - CHECK DRPS!!!! Semester 1 Dissertation – PIR OR other subject (NB Languages can choose to do both) Other subject course OPTION Semester 2 Dissertation – PIR OR other subject (NB Languages can choose to do both) Other subject course OPTION 3

4 4 Optional Courses Check PIR options on PIR and DRPS pages New PIR courses in : Democracy and its Discontents Egyptian Politics International Politics of Money Political Work Referendums in Comparative Perspective These and other honours options from within the College of Humanities and Social Sciences are described here:

5 Dissertation What is a dissertation? How is it assessed? What do I need to do now and over the summer? Make sure you register for the right dissertation Start thinking about topics, research questions, methodologies Look on LEARN now, and in September for handbook and topic submission form – ‘Dissertation Preparation’ page 5

6 Leadership Roles and Opportunities PIR PALS - PIR SOC - https://www.facebook.com/eupolsochttps://www.facebook.com/eupolsoc EU SOC - https://www.facebook.com/EUSocietyEdinburghhttps://www.facebook.com/EUSocietyEdinburgh HEAR – Higher Education Achievement Record departments/student-administration/other-info/hearhttp://www.ed.ac.uk/schools- departments/student-administration/other-info/hear Edinburgh Award - PRIZES D P Heatley Prize in Politics and IR - most distinguished student in Honours classes in PIR Russell Keat Prize for the best dissertation in PIR 6

7 7 Questions? You can ask your PT, or contact the Undergraduate Teaching office Or contact the Directors of Undergraduate Teaching, Andrea Birdsall or Claire Duncanson at:


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