POL3108 - International Relations

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public Policy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2021/22

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to

  • examine the key concepts, core issues, principles and processes in international relations;
  • discover the underlying values of international relations and the challenges of international relations in face of globalization and the changes in the new era of global configuration
  • apply the concepts and theories to analyse the international conflict and cooperation; and
  • evaluate critically the role of international organizations, international non-governmental organization and the new alliance among the emerging powers.


Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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