Current Timetable

Graduate Timetable 2020-2021 

Students will be asked to complete the electronic registration for first term in early August.  This will be considered a preliminary registration.  Final registration for first term courses must be completed at the end of the second week of classes in September.  The electronic registration for second term courses will open in December.  Final registration for second term courses must be completed at the end of the second week of classes in January.  Changes will not be permitted beyond the second week of classes in either term.  

Course outlines are posted as they become available.

Graduate Courses

Outlines

Title

Instructor

Location/Time

9501A

Research Design

L. Stephenson

SSC 4255
TH 9:30-12:30

9502A

Advance Research Design

L. Stephenson

SSC 4103
T 9:30-11:30

9503A

Political Theory

C. Jones

SC 4112
T 3:30-5:30

9506B

Political Theory – Toleration

R. Vernon

SSC 4112
M 9:30-11:30

9511A

International Relations

A. Harmes

SSC 4112
T 12:30-2:30

9514B

Global Governance  (IR)

R. Dimitrov

SSC 4112
T 12:30-2:30

9524A

Urban Political Economy

Z. Taylor

SSC 4103
W 1:30-3:30

9531A

Canadian Politics

C. Alcantara

SSC 4103
W 10:30-1:30

9532B

Democratic Engagement   (Comp, Cdn)

C. Anderson

SSC 4103
W 9:30-12:30

9566A

Comparative Politics

B. Morrison

SSC 4103
TH 1:30-3:30

9567B

Comparative Political Behaviour

M. Turgeon

SSC 4103
TH 1:30-3:30

9590A

Methodology  (Methods 1)

D. Armstrong

SSC 4112
W 4:30-6:30

9591B

Quantitative Methods in Political Science  (Methods 2)

M. Turgeon

SSC 4105
T 10:30-12:30

9592A

Machine Learning in Social Science Research (Methods 3)

D. Armstrong

SSC 4112
TH 11:30-1:30

9593B

Qualitative Methods in Political Science

M. Horak

SSC 4112
W 12:30-2:30

Special Topics

9729B (4413G)

Intergenerational Justice 
(Theory)

E. Finneron-Burns

SSC 4105
TH 2:30-4:30

9755A (4210F)

Globalization and Urban Politics
(LG, Cdn, Comp)

M. Horak

SSC 4112
TH 1:30-3:30

9762B (4206G)

Theories of Global Justice
(Theory, IR)

R. Vernon

SSC 4112
TH 11:30-1:30

9767A (4255F)

Political Strategy and Communication
(IR, Cdn, Comp)

A. Harmes

SSC 4103
T 3:30-5:30

9782B (4501G)

Women and Political Leadership
(Cdn)

C. deClercy

SSC 4103
T 11:30-1:30

A = Fall Term, First Term (September - December)
B = Winter Term, Second Term (January - April)

Methods courses must be taken in order - Methods 1, Methods 2, Methods 3

See the following course outline inclusions:

For information on course outlines click here.

First term graduate courses are not prerequisites for second term graduate courses.

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Scholastic Offences
Scholastic offences are taken seriously and students are directed to read the appropriate policy, specifically, the definition of what constitutes a Scholastic Offence, at the following Web site https://www.uwo.ca/univsec/appeals_discipline.html.  Scholastic Discipline Regulations for Graduate students can be found here.

Outlines
Students are expected to download and bring a copy of the course outline to the first class.

Support Services
Students who are in emotional/mental distress should refer to Mental Health@Western for a complete list of options on how to obtain help.

Student Accessibility Services

Western is committed to achieving barrier-free accessibility for all its members, including graduate students.  As part of this commitment, Western provides a variety of services devoted to promoting, advocating, and accommodating persons with disabilities in their respective graduate program.  Graduate students with disabilities (for example, chronic illnesses, mental health conditions, mobility impairments) are encouraged to register with Student Accessibility Services, a confidential service designed to support graduate and undergraduate studnets through their academic prgram.  With the appropriate documents, the student will work with both SAS and their graduate programs (normally their Graduate Chair and/or Course instructor) to ensure that appropriate academic accommodations to program requirements are arranged.  These accommodations include individual counselling, alternatirve formatted literature, accessible campus transportation, learning strategy instruction, writing exams and assistive technology instruction.  see http://www.sdc.uwo.ca/ssd/