This course will introduce you to some of the theories and issues central to the study of global politics. The course will be divided into two parts. The first part will focus on international relations theory as well as significant historical developments that have shaped the contemporary global political environment. In the second part of the course, the focus will shift to major topics of study in global politics today, including security, international development, demographic transitions, the environment and resources, and global governance. Throughout, case studies will be used to highlight specific issues.
Contact: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and Innovative Learning
416.675.6622 ext. 74086
Courses may not be offered each semester. To verify whether this course is being offered this semester and the fees, please contact the Registrar's Office at 416-675-5000 or check the website http://humber.ca/search/ce/courses.html for further information.