Global Justice, Security and Society

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Global Justice, Security and Society

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Human Rights, International Relations, Sociology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Prerequisite(s): completion of HE1 set in Human Rights or a related programme usually required

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    Assessment: essay (2500 words) [70%], seminar presentation [20%] research exercise [10%]
    This module will focus on the role of human rights in international relations, introducing students to theories of international relations, historical and current problems in world politics, and the relationship between human rights norms and conventions and the interests of nation-states.

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