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Graduate Certificate of International Relations

Course summary for international students

Award granted Graduate Certificate of International Relations
CRICOS course code039172C
Deakin course code A513

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Course overview

The forces of globalisation are generating profound effects on many spheres of economic, social and political activity, and a deeper knowledge of international relations is becoming necessary in many areas of public life. The International Relations program aims to produce graduates who are able to demonstrate, in their professional life, high-level skills of analysis and interpretation of global issues and events, and substantial understanding of the complexities of contemporary international relations.  The program is offered at graduate certificate, graduate diploma and masters levels to meet a variety of needs in terms of entry qualifications and graduation options.

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Course rules

To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate of International Relations, a student must successfully complete 4 credit points of study from the specified list of units below. 

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Course structure

Trimester 1

AIR712 Australian Foreign Policy  

AIR717 International Conflict Analysis  

AIR719 The United Nations and International Law  

AIR726 Human Rights in the International System  

AIR747 Contemporary International Politics  

AIR728 Global Political Economy  

Trimester 2

AIR729 Human Security in Global Politics  

AIR748 Contemporary Security and Strategy  

AIR707 Global Governance  


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