POLS 3500 Global Politics

(B) Bachelors
(SS) Coll of Arts, Hum & Social Sci
(SHPS) CAHS - History & Political Sci
3 credits

This course offers an issue-based examination of world politics. Drawing on theories and practices in the field of international relations, the course will examine pressing and important problems in the world today such as global warming, terrorism, failed states, international public health, transnational organizations, human rights, drug trafficking and global crime. Each issue will be framed in appropriate theoretical, historical and contemporary perspectives, and problem solving exercises will be utilized in order to arrive at a fuller understanding of the dynamics of world politics. Prerequisites: POLS 2300 and COMP 2000 or 2020 or COMP 2000H. Frequency: Odd Year Fall. (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the primacy forces shaping global politics and the interaction between states.
  2. Identify cause and effect in major issues in contemporary world politics.
  3. Explore solutions to problems and crises in world politics.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 20527 08/22 - 12/05/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Bass, George
Class Full Full

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