Course breakup M.A in Political Science

No Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1.     1 Contemporary Political theory PoSc5011 3 8 Parallel
2.     2 Comparative Politics and Government PoSc5012 3 8 Parallel
3.     3 Politics and Government in Ethiopia PoSc5013 4 9 Parallel
4.     4 Advanced Research Methodology in Political Science PoSc5031 3 8 Parallel
5.     5 Modern Political Analysis PoSc5021 3 7 Parallel
6.     6 Theories of International Relations PoSc5022 3 7 Parallel
7.     7 Hydro politics in Africa and the Middle East PoSc5023 3 6 Parallel
8.     8 Democracy, development and conflict in Africa PoSc5024 4 9 Parallel
9 M.A Thesis PoSc6032 6 60 Parallel
Grand Total 32 122  

 

List of bridge courses for Applicants from non-political science background

No Course Title Course code Cr. Hrs ECTS
1 Political Thoughts PSIR1011 4 6
2 Introduction to Politics and Government PSIR1021 3 5
3 Introduction to Politics of Development PSIR2034 3 5
4 Politics and Government in Africa PSIR1022 3 5
5 Introduction to International Relations PSIR2041 3 5
6 Politics in the Horn of Africa PSIR1023 3 5
Total 19 31

 

Course Break up Semester wise – Regular: M.A  in Political Science

Year- I                                   Semester -I
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Contemporary Political theory PoSc5011 3 8 Block
2 Comparative Politics and Government PoSc5012 3 8 Block
3 Politics and Government in Ethiopia PoSc5013 4 9 Block
4 Advanced Research Methodology in Political Science PoSc5031 3 8 Block
Total 13 33  

 

Year- I                                   Semester -II
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Modern Political Analysis PoSc5021 3 7 Block
2 Theory of International Relations PoSc5022 3 7 Block
4 Hydro politics in Africa and the Middle East PoSc5023 3 6 Block
5 Democracy, Development and conflict in Africa PoSc5024 4 9 Block
Total 13 29  

 

 

 

Year- II                                   Semester – I & II
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs HS ECTS Delivery
1 MA Thesis PoSc6032 6 114 60 Parallel
 Total 6 114 60  

Course Break up Semester wise – Extension: M.A in Political Science

 

Year- I                                   Semester -I
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Contemporary Political theory PoSc5011 3 8 Parallel
2 Advanced Research Methodology in Political Science PoSc5031 3 8 Parallel
Total 6 16  

 

 

Year- I                                   Semester -II
No Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Politics and Government in Ethiopia PoSc5013 4 9 Parallel
2 Comparative Politics and Government PoSc5012 3 8 Parallel
Total 7 17  

 

 

Year- I                                   Semester –III (Kiremt)
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Modern Political Analysis PoSc5021 3 7 Parallel
2 Theory of International Relations PoSc5022 3 7 Parallel
Total 6 14  

 

 

Year- II                                   Semester –I
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Hydro politics in Africa and the Middle East PoSc502 3 6 Parallel
2 Democracy, Development and conflict  in Africa PoSc5024 4 9 Parallel
  7 15  

 

Year- II                                   Semester –II & III(Kiremt)
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 MA Thesis PoSc6032 6 60 Parallel
 Total 6 60  

 

 

 

 

 

Course Break up Semester wise – Summer: M.A in Political Science

 

Year – I                                     Summer – I
No Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Contemporary Political theory PoSc5011 3 8 Parallel
2 Advanced Research Methodology in Political Science PoSc5031 3 8 Parallel
3 Comparative Politics and Government PoSc5012 3 8 Parallel
Total 9 24  

 

Year – II                                     Summer – II
No Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 Politics and Government in Ethiopia PoSc5013 4 9 Parallel
2 Modern Political Analysis PoSc5021 3 7 Parallel
3 Theory of International Relations PoSc5022 3 7 Parallel
Total 10 23  

 

 

Year – III                                     Summer – III
No Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
2 Hydro politics in Africa and the Middle East PoSc5023 3 6 Parallel
3 Democracy, development and conflict in Africa PoSc5024 4 9 Parallel
Total 7 15  

 

 

Year – IV                                     Summer – IV (Begaand)
No. Course Title Course Code Cr.Hrs ECTS Delivery
1 MA Thesis* PoSc6032 6 60 Parallel
 Total 6 60  

 

Note: – At the end of Year III Summer III, student will register for MA thesis and defend their proposal in January.