Special Topics in International Relations II
Seoul, South Korea
Area of Study
International Relations, International Studies
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
The Purpose of this lecture is to provide a more detailed explanation of what international system had, and is still, undergoing significant changes in the world. Covering many topics of the international major issues and new approaches to IR agenda.
Deepening and broadening of what IR examines will be one of the major target of this course with many case studies in the current world system. This lecture will also introduce theoretical and practical tools for analyzing causes, structure, and effects of major challenges towards state and non-state actors at international level.
Alan Collins, A Contest for Supremacy, Oxford Univ. Presss, 2010.
Branko Milanovic, The Haves and the Have-Nots, Basic Books, 2011.
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.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations