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International Security and Strategy (POL608)
|Organisational Unit||Faculty of Arts, Education and Creative Media|
|Availability||Murdoch: S1-internal, S1-external|
|Teaching Timetables||Murdoch S1
|Description||Belying all expectations, the post-cold war era in global politics has been fraught with conflicts, wars and various kinds of threats to national, international and human security and wellbeing. This unit will explore and analyse these security threats both theoretically and empirically and try to come up with effective strategies to deal with these threats.|
|Timetabled Learning Activities||Seminar: 3 hours per week.|
|Prerequisites||Enrolment in a Postgraduate course.
Co-requisite: Internet access if studying externally.
|Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
|Postgraduate Certificate in Security, Terrorism and Counterterrorism Studies
Master of Arts in Globalisation and Governance
|Appears in these Minors|
|Internet Access Requirements||Murdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.|
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