Humanitarian Intervention and Peacekeeping
Unravel the reasons why these operations occur, who authorises them, who becomes involved, what underpins them from a legal and ethical perspective and what the challenges are. Study the theories behind the responsibility to protect
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This research-intensive university in north-western Sydney offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. With over 30,000 current students, Macquarie has a strong reputation for welcoming international students and embracing flexible and convenient study options, including its partnership with Open Universities Australia.
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Upon fulfilling the requirements of this subject, students will have achieved the following:
- Be familiar with and possess the ability to critically evaluate the scholarship on humanitarian intervention and peacekeeping
- The development of a strong conceptual and empirical awareness of humanitarian intervention
- Demonstrate independent research skills, critical analysis, and persuasive scholarly writing skills
- The ability to write a major essay that makes an argument showing an interpretation of a humanitarian intervention issue.
No eligibility requirements
No special requirements
- Assessment 2 (20%)
- Assessment 3 (60%)
- Assessment 1 (20%)