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Seminar: Writing Research Proposal


Admission requirements

Free and compulsory for students enrolled in the RESMAAS program. Those from other MA programs may be admitted with prior registration (contact coordinator)


In the period the course is offered students start to write their individual research proposals. In several meetings students bring in their draft for discussion. Comments will be provided by the instructors as well as by fellow students. Attention will be given to the structuring of arguments and the development of research questions on the basis of debates on the current state of research.

Course objectives


Schedule: Thursdays 11:00-13:00. Timetables
Detailed information on starting dates of courses can be found on Blackboard after registration.

Mode of instruction

Tutorial, Seminar

Assessment method

Evaluation of final revised proposal


Available for registered students.

Reading list

Provided on the first meeting of class and posted on Blackboard


Exchange and Study Abroad students, please see the Study in Leiden website for information on how to apply

Contact information

Dr. Azeb Amha
Academic Coordinator
P O Box 9555, 2300 RB Leiden, NL
Tel. +31-71-527-3364