Guided by thought-leaders in international relations at the University of Kent, this International Relations - Politics in Turbulent Times Microcredential is offered from University of Kent by FutureLearn will provide you with a vital understanding of the complexities and nuances of international politics in the 21st century.
As well as gaining a cutting-edge understanding of modern international relations, you’ll also be armed with the tools to disentangle real information from fake news.
Expand your knowledge of modern international relations and today’s political challenges
From the coronavirus pandemic, to culture wars between liberals and conservatives, trade wars between the US and China, and an avalanche of ‘fake news’ on social media – global politics is currently going through an unprecedented state of upheaval.
Being able to navigate and master this political maze is now recognised as a key skill by employers in governance, finance, and any organisation with international connections and operations.
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Programme StructureWhat is a microcredential?Microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. Your microcredential can stand alone as an independent credential, and some also offer academic credit to use towards a degree.
- Geopolitical Rivalry
- Diffusion of Power
- The Periphery of Governance
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- 3 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- No Attendance
- Proactive tutoring and support
- Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)
DisciplinesInternational Relations Political Science View 217 other programmes in International Relations in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- To join this microcredential you will require an existing undergraduate degree (which does not need to be subject related), and fluency in writing and speaking English.
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International849 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 849 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
National849 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 849 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.