MGX5710 - The contemporary world
6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics
Leader: Dr Kamal Siddiqui
Contemporary international issues are examined, with emphasis on the continuing dominance of economic issues but noting the rise in cultural and religious tensions and the search for new concepts of security. The phenomenon of 'failed societies' and the response of the United States as the sole surviving superpower of international problems in the post-Cold War era provide a theme.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
Within semester assessment: 100%
Students must have completed 24 points at 9000-level.