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Politics In Our Time (Contemporary Middle East Politics)

Undergraduate | LTU-POL3HON | 2024

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21 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
29 July 2024

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Politics In Our Time (Contemporary Middle East Politics)

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Develop a critical understanding of the historical as well as contemporary forces that shape the contemporary politics of the Middle East.
    2. Draw on broader International Relations theories and concepts to make sense of the global and regional power rivalries in the region.
    3. Develop the capability to critically assess competing explanations of the major events and developments in the region.
    4. Improve research and analytical skills by drawing on primary and secondary sources on the Middle East region.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points of Level two subjects.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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