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INTR11-100: Introduction to International Relations

Description

This subject will provide students with a familiarity with the basic concepts and theoretical approaches in International Relations to provide them with a framework to analyse and understand contemporary international affairs. The design of this subject is intended to provide students with a broad focus on the matter of international relations. Upon the provision of a theoretical foundation, students will investigate topics such as war and peace, the state and nationalism, sovereignty and intervention, non-state actors, and human security. 

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeINTR11-100
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Society & Design
Semesters offered
  • September 2020 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • September 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2022 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • International Relations and Humanities
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2020: $4,340
  • Commencing in 2021: $4,390

Learning outcomes

1. Compare and contrast the main theoretical foundations of the modern International Relations system through the application of theoretical constructs to historical, and contemporary issues in International Relations.
2. Convey an understanding of the contentious debates around contemporary international relations issues, in both the written and oral form, in such a way that generates both critical and persuasive arguments.
3. Develop their ability to analyse International Relations and political science related materials to provide them with skills required to enhance their employability in a variety of fields.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?

Nil

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens10/11/2019
Semester start13/01/2020
Subject start13/01/2020
Cancellation 1?27/01/2020
Cancellation 2?03/02/2020
Last enrolment26/01/2020
Withdraw – Financial?08/02/2020
Withdraw – Academic?29/02/2020
Teaching census?07/02/2020
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens02/08/2020
Semester start14/09/2020
Subject start14/09/2020
Cancellation 1?28/09/2020
Cancellation 2?05/10/2020
Last enrolment27/09/2020
Withdraw – Financial?10/10/2020
Withdraw – Academic?31/10/2020
Teaching census?09/10/2020