Units of Study

GOVT6119 - International Security

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Ben Goldsmith


This unit reviews developments in international security since before World War l, to recent events like September 11 and its aftermath. The principal focus is on developments since the end of the Cold War and the collapse of Communism. The unit takes account of traditional notions about the causes of war and the conditions of peace, as well as changes in the structure and process of contemporary international relations.


3000wd essays (2x45%) and 3x30wd quizzes (10%)


1x2-hr lecture-seminar/week

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