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POLKVA31 UN and Global Humanitarian Governanance: Critical Perspectives 5 ECTS
Periods
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Politics
International Relations
School of Management

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide students with tools for a critical understanding of contemporary global humanitarian governance, understood as the attempt to govern individuals and human collectivities in the name of the preservation of life and the reduction of human suffering. The role and potential of the United Nations (UN) will be discussed and highlighted. After the course, the students are able to critically analyze and understand humanitarianism, global governance, and the role of the UN in global humanitarian governance.

General description

A web-based course

Enrolment for University Studies

Teachers

Juha Käpylä, Teacher responsible

Teaching

15-Feb-2016 – 29-May-2016
Lectures 36 hours Web-based

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.