War & Diplomacy

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    War & Diplomacy

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    International Affairs, International Politics, International Relations, International Studies, Political Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    45
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Module description
    Examine the role and impact that war and diplomacy have had on the changing structure and process of international relations.
    You'll enhance your knowledge and understanding on how different features of global politics work with one another in the theory behind and the practice of crisis management. You'll also evaluate the concept of diplomacy and its role in maintaining and improving the quality of life, whilst looking at war as an institution and the impact that it has on the balance of power.
    Teaching pattern
    Lectures
    Seminars & Tutorials
    Site visits to relevant museums and professional institutions as applicable
    Private Study
    Module assessment
    One essay of 3000 words (85%)
    Presentation (15%)

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