Politics

International Politics

Module code: M1544
Level 4
15 credits in spring teaching
Teaching method: Seminar, Lecture
Assessment modes: Unseen examination, Coursework

In this module, you address the nature and functioning of international politics.

You are introduced to theories of international politics, through exploring a range of different traditions and approaches.

You then examine a number of key issues and concepts in international politics.

As part of the module, you apply these theories and concepts to a range of different regions.

Module learning outcomes

  • Identify the major theoretical approaches to international politics and describe their key elements
  • Apply an understanding of theories of international politics to explaining the nature of contemporary international politics
  • Describe and identify a key issue or concept in international politics