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International Relations

The University of Western Australia

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
12 months
Duration
33800 AUD/year
23400 AUD/year
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About

This International Relations from The University of Western Australia equips you with an understanding of the academic field on international relations including a number of its central concepts, theoretical perspectives and debates, especially in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Overview

About The Course

The International Relations from The University of Western Australia develops your capacity to collect and interpret information; to analyse arguments, policies and developments; and to construct cogent verbal and written arguments on international relations subjects. 

The course also enhances your understanding of the ways in which knowledge of international relations is utilised, including in professional employment.

These are skills of value in a range of occupations in business, government and non-government organisations. Examine topics such as political economy, security and conflict. 

You'll explore the mechanisms and decisions through which trade, production and finance have been globalised, and the impacts of these processes. You'll also study key relationships between security and globalisation, transnationalism and regionalism, as well as core concepts such as the security dilemma, securitisation and security communities.

Career Pathways

Knowledge of international relations is valuable to employers in many international companies, government and non-government organisations as well as the media. Expertise in international relations complements qualifications in a range of areas and is applicable to a variety of employment options.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Security
  • Global Political Economy
  • Foundations of International Relations
  • Governance in the International System
  • The Evolution of International Society
  • Religion, Global Identities and World Politics
  • World Politics: Muslims in the West 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 069310E

  • a relevant bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in the Level 3 units of a relevant major; 

or

  • a Graduate Certificate in International Relations, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33800 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    23400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23400 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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