Postgraduate Module Descriptor


POLM087: International Political Theory

This module descriptor refers to the 2014/5 academic year.

Overview

NQF Level7
Credits30 ECTS Value15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 2 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Alex Prichard (Convenor)

Pre-requisites

None

Co-requisites

None

Available via distance learning

No

This module provides an advanced entry-level introduction to the key debates in the contemporary theorization of International Relations (IR). The module is designed to introduce you to the broad conceptual, historical and methodological themes that have shaped the study of IR over the last century. The module locates key texts, ideas and theories in distinct historical contexts, illuminating how academic ideas and social practices are shaped by and shape world affairs.

 

Module created

01/10/2011

Last revised

06/12/2013