Introduction to International Relations
Gold Coast, Australia
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4.5 - 6
Hours & Credits
Seeks to familiarise students with the basic concepts and theoretical approaches to the subject and to offer a framework for the analysis and understanding of contemporary international affairs. A broad focus on matters in international relations isoffered at this level, as it is impossible to consider one region of the world in isolation.Learning Objectives1. Knowledge of the main theories of International Relations.
2. Development of a personal intellectual framework in response to the International Relations System.
3. Understand the contentious debates around contemporary International Relations issues.
4. Analysis International Relations and political science related materials.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.