Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 30
ECTS credits : 15
Level : SCQF Level 11
Planned timetable: 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm Tue
This module focuses on major themes in the study of international security and applies them to the study of the Middle East and Central Asia. These addressed may include war and political violence, nationalism and ethnic conflict, arms control and nuclear proliferation, democratisation and theories of globalisation as they impact on the region (e.g. clash of civilisations).
Weekly contact: 2- to 3-hour seminar.
As used by St Andrews: 3-hour Written Examination = 50%, Coursework = 50%