Advanced Research Seminar in Urban Politics and Policymaking

POLSCI 236S

Duke Immerse Seminar. Advanced research and writing seminar. Participants produce a 30-40-page research paper based on fieldwork and archival research experiences in Durham and an approved South African city. Includes tutorials in research design and comparative research methods. There is a required fieldwork component of the course that entails a two-week trip to South Africa. Students will collect data, do interviews, visit municipals offices, and or spend time at NGOs in Pietermaritzburg. Instructor consent required. One course.

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, R, SS, W