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POLKVA43 Peace, Security and International Institutions 5 op
Organised by
Degree Programme in Politics
International Relations
Preceding studies
Compulsory:
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Curricula 2011 – 2012

Keywords

Strategic themes: Internationalisation, Sustainable development

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the study unit, students will be able to understand how international institutions work for peace and security and how they have answered to both local and global challenges. Students will be able analyze and evaluate critically their functioning in the field of peace and security.

Contents

Peace, collective security, international and regional organizations, challenges for peace operations/crises management.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam 
In Finnish
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
In English
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Korvaava opetus  Participation in course work 
In Finnish

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Thakur (2006), The United Nations, Peace and Security. From Collective Security to the Responsibility to Protect. Cambridge: Cambridge UP. (e-book) (3 ECTS)

and one of the following:  

Richmond, The Transformation of Peace. Palgrave Macmillan 2007. (e-book) (2 ECTS)

Tavares, Regional security: the capacity of international organizations. Routledge 2009. (e-book) (2 ECTS)

DanielTaftWiharta (ed.), Peace Operations: Trends, Progress and Prospects. Georgetown University Press 2008. (e-book) (2 ECTS).

Belongs to following study modules

Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Yhteiskunta- ja kulttuuritieteiden yksikkö
2012–2013
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Johtamiskorkeakoulu