The International Model United Nations and Study Tour is an elective subject in the Bachelor of International Relations program offered by the Faculty of Society & Design. The subject can be undertaken by students who have been selected as a team member to represent Bond University at an International Model United Nations conference. This subject will also provide students with a Study Tour experience of the country within which the conference occurs. This subject is specifically designed to provide students with an advanced understanding of diplomacy and experience working within a high pressure, multi-cultural collaborative environment.
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1. Demonstrate a deep understanding of the United Nations and multilateral diplomacy, as well as a broad comprehension of the global issue addressed by the conference.
2. Demonstrate advanced oral and written communication skills.
3. Demonstrate advanced research skills including the use of online databases.
4. Demonstrate advanced interpersonal skills. Given the nature of Model United Nations preparation and the Model UN processes, students will be expected to develop and mature their leadership skills, and their capacity to work with others within a multi-cultural collaborative environment.
There are no co-requisites.
Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.
Faculty Approval Required
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.
Future offerings not yet planned.