International Order and World Politics

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Course Description

  • Course Name

    International Order and World Politics

  • Host University

    Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

  • Location

    Milan, Italy

  • Area of Study

    International Politics, International Relations

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

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

    The course aims to provide students with essential tools to understand some of the most pressing issues in contemporary international order, in its relation to world order, from an international relations theory perspective.

    Upon successful completion of the course, students will be familiar both from a theoretical and empirical perspective with the features and working mechanisms of the main models of international order. In addition, students will be aware of the main concepts of the most established approaches in International Relations Theory and will be able to employ them to interpret some of the main issues in contemporary international politics. Finally, they will be familiar with some of the most important issues shaping contemporary politics and the contemporary international order.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

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