Courses

Course Title
Semester
Contents
ECTS
Data and Measurement (with Tutorial)
1st
Syllabus
6+2
Multivariate Analyses (with Tutorial)
1st
Syllabus
6+2
Game Theory (with Tutorial)
1st
Syllabus I
Syllabus II
6+2
Research Design
1st
Syllabus
6
International Politics
2nd
Syllabus6
International Political Economy
2nd
Syllabus6
Comparative Political Sociology
2nd
Syllabus6
Comparative Government
2nd
Syllabus6


The above courses are mandatory for every student.



The courses below are electives (depending on which Research module was chosen). The course titles of these seminar type classes change every year. The titles and descriptions found below will give you examples of courses that might be offered.

Course Title
Semester
Year offered
Part of Reserach module
Contents
ECTS
Advanced Quantitative Methods2ndevery springMethodsSyllabus6+2
Political Behavior in Context3rd
2015Comparative PoliticsSyllabus
10
Travelling across time and space: Conceptual and measurement issues in comparative political sociology
3rd
2016
Comparative Politics
Contents10
Elections in Comparative Perspective
3rd2015Comparative PoliticsSyllabus
10
Legislative Politics
3rd2015Comparative PoliticsContents10
Coalition Politics in International Relations
3rd2015International PoliticsContents10
Exodus: Conflict, Migration and Refugees
3rd2015International Politics
Syllabus
10
Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
3rd2015MethodsContents7
Intra-Party Politics and Political Decision Making
2nd2015Comparative PoliticsContents8
Innocent of Ideology? Political Belief Systems in Comparative Perspective2nd
2015
Comparative PoliitcsSyllabus
8
Civil War Dynamics and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding2nd
2015
International Politics
Contents8
International Politics and International Publications2nd
2015
International Politics
Syllabus
8
Advanced Game Theory for IR students2nd
2015
International Politics

8
Legislative Politics
3rd
2014
Comparative Politics
Syllabus
14
Public Attitudes on Foreign Policy and Security in the U.S. and Germany3rd
2014
Comparative Politics
Contents14
Personality, Values, and Politics3rd
2014
Comparative Politics
Syllabus
14
Civil War and Post-Conflict Research3rd
2014
International Politics
Contents
14
Democracy, Dictatorship and the International System3rd
2014
International Politics
Contents
14
Analyzing the 2013 German Federal Election
3rd
2014
Comparative Politics
Contents
14
Public Policy - Agenda-Setting
2nd
2014
Comparative Politics
8
The Essentials of Survey Design and Data Collection
2nd
2014
Comparative Politics
International Politics

8
International Institutions: Understanding European Decision Making
2nd
2014
International Politics
Syllabus
8
Causes and Perpetrators of (Extreme) Political Violence
2nd
2014
International Politics
8
Human Rights and Conflict Research
3rd
2013
International Politics
Syllabus
14
Replication, Replication
3rd
2013
Comparative Politics
Contents

Intra-Party Politics and political decision-
making in European political systems
2nd
2013
Comparative Politics

8
Political Violence
2nd
2013
International Politics
Syllabus
8