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Unit of Study POLT3001 Peace, War and International Politics (2024)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

critically evaluate a nation-state's trade, military, humanitarian and foreign policy responses to international politics

demonstrate an understanding of the complexity of global politics

contrast issues of peace and war in several conflict zones

develop evaluative positions on the ethical state of global politics and present these positions as reasoned arguments.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Essay50%
Short written response50%

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