Brandeis University

    POL 15A-1: Introduction to International Relations

    Instructor: Kerry Chase
    Prerequisites: None
    Course Description: <b>This course will be a 10-week Asynchronous Online course for Summer 2022</b><br> This course introduces the study of International Relations. Topics include the nature of the state system, the sources of international conflict and cooperation, the outbreak and settlement of wars and militarized disputes, and the origins and effects of international institutions and international agreements. The course is organized in three parts: 1) Conceptual and Historical Foundations; 2) Theoretical Perspectives; 3) Problems in International Security. Prior coursework in Politics or International Relations is not required.
    Session: Extended
    Day: Online
    Time: Asynchronous
    Credit Hours: 4 Credits
    Course Format: 10-week Asynchronous Online for Summer 2022
    Brandeis Graduation Requirement Fulfilled: SS
    Enrollment Limit: 15 students
    Course Classification: Undergraduate Level Course
    Course Tuition: $3,290
    Course Fees: None
    Open to High School Students: No