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INGS1003: International and Global Studies

This foundational unit introduces students to the basic concepts, theories, and methods of international and global studies. Its modules explore them by examining the connections between local and global dimensions of economics, politics, and culture in a variety of regions.

Code INGS1003
Academic unit Languages and Cultures
Credit points 6

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate an understanding of international and global studies as a mode of analysis that addresses concerns at global and local level
  • LO2. demonstrate a familiarity with knowledge sets, skills and values necessary for the analysis and solution of contemporary world problems
  • LO3. appropriately master the specialised area of international and global studies
  • LO4. critically evaluate current scholarly concerns, literature, and debates in the field
  • LO5. display competence in research, writing and academic presentation
  • LO6. understand the values that respect diverse ways of living and deepen your commitment to inter-cultural understanding and communication
  • LO7. demonstrate a critical understanding of our interconnected world.

Unit outlines

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