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About

Explore key political challenges confronting diplomacy in the 21st century and enhance your knowledge of modern global politics.The International Relations - Politics in Turbulent Times Microcredential is offered from University of Kent by FutureLearn.

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Overview

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.

Programme Structure

What 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.

Courses included:

  • Geopolitical Rivalry
  • Diffusion of Power
  • The Periphery of Governance

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

15 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    849 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 849 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
  • National

    849 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 849 USD for the full programme during 3 months.

Funding

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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