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PO398 - Politics and Culture in the Middle East

  • Module code: PO398
  • Module name: Politics and Culture in the Middle East
  • Department: Politics and International Studies
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module focuses on uncovering the multiple levels of political change in the Middle East in order to answer key questions about the nature of political, economic, and social life across the region. The broad aim of this module is to delve into the political history of the modern Middle East by looking at politics through multiple lenses. By tracing both domination and resistance; revolution and repression; gender, race, class, sexuality, and other social categories; as well as the shifting positioning of states at the local, regional and international level, this module offers an exciting and innovative window into a region that continues to be central to global politics

Principal learning outcomes

TBC.

Timetabled teaching activities

TBC.

Departmental link

https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/pais/study/studyundergrad/ugmodules/po398

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: PO398-15)
A (Assessed work only) 3000 word essay 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate Politics (M100) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Politics (with Intercalated Year) (M101) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and Quantitative Methods (M162) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and French (M163) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and German (M164) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and Hispanic Studies (M166) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and Quantitative Methods (with Intercalated Year) (M167) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics and International Studies (M16A) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Politics and International Studies (with Intercalated Year) (M16B) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and German (without Year Abroad) (M16D) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Politics with French (M1RC) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Politics and Sociology (ML13) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Politics and Sociology (with Intercalated year) (ML14) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MS) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate History and Politics (VM11) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History and Politics (with Year Abroad) (VM12) - Year 4