INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

IR232 INTRO. TO INTERNATIONAL POLITICS II

Course Code: 3140232
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. ÖZLEM TÜR KÜÇÜKKAYA
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

The aim of this course is to introduce the students to main issues in international relations discipline and provide a general framework for understanding the processes of globalisation and the changing meanings of governance and order. The impact of globalisation on different structures and processes of world politics, including security, political economy, international organisations, human rights and nationalism will be the main focus of this course.

Course Content

Continuation of IR 231.

Learning Outcomes

Students will have a general knowedge of main issues in the international system. They will have a general understanding regarding the changing nature of international issues in an age of globalization.