AIR349 - Transnational Diplomacy and Policy
|Year||2017 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Two units at Level 2 in the International Relations major
1 x 1 hour Seminar and 1 x 1 hour Class per week
Participation in Model United Nations Summit (on a Saturday during trimester – exact date will be advised in Week 1)
This unit critically examines the practices of transnational diplomacy and policymaking including the roles and relationships between intergovernmental organisations, non-governmental actors and national governments. The unit explores the nature of diplomacy in a globalizing world and interrogates the forms and effectiveness of a range of political and policymaking efforts to address current issues in world politics.
The unit will be delivered via a series of lectures, workshops and participation in a Model United Nations Summit (on campus or via the cloud).
Class/Online Exercises 20%, approx. 800 words
Report, 40%, 2000 words
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