The course deals with the major paradigms in the field of international relations and world politics.
Module «International Relations» presents an in-depth analysis of current approaches to understanding international relations and current affairs. The theoretical overview is complemented with ample nuber of expert articles on current affairs and case-studies. Students are encouraged to present their analysis of political news on a daily basis. The course also involves discussions on the major international conferences and expert interviews. Module «Globalization»is a logical continuation of the first module and, thus, it offers a macroanalysis of the system of world affairs and the most significant processes dominating this sphere.
Credit load: 4 ECTS