POLPOP01 Introduction to International Relations 5 ECTS
Organised by
Degree Programme in Politics
International Relations
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Management
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Keywords

Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

After a successful completion of this course, students will be familiar with the basic concepts and theories as well as subfields of International Relations. They will also know the history and major contemporary debates of the discipline.

Contents

The historical evolution and identity of the discipline, major theories of International Relations and its main subfields.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 24 h 0 h

Modes of study

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

Mansbach – Taylor, Introduction to Global Politics. Routledge 2012. 2. painos (3 op)

Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
Further information 

Kirjallisuus tentitään luentokuulustelun yhteydessä.

In English
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam 
In Finnish
Study materials 

Mansbach – Taylor, Introduction to Global Politics. Routledge 2012. 2. painos (3 op)

tai

Hakovirta, Maailmanpolitiikka. Teoria ja todellisuus. Kustannus 54 2012. 2. painos (3 op)

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Brown, Understanding International Relations. Palgrave 2005. 3. painos (2 op)

Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
Further information 

Kirjallisuus tentitään sähköisessä tentissä, johon ilmoittaudutaan Tenttiksen kautta (sähköinen tenttipalvelu). Sähköisen tentin tekeminen ei vaadi ilmottautumista luentokurssille.

In English
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Mansbach – Taylor, Introduction to Global Politics. Routledge 2012. 2nd edition (3 ECTS)

Brown, Understanding International Relations. Palgrave 2005. 3rd edition (2 ECTS)

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Management
Faculty of Management
Faculty of Management
Faculty of Management
2017–2018
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
For Open University students only
Faculty of Management