- Provides Historical and Geopolitical Contexts
- Focuses on Today’s Power Dynamics
- Explores Framework and Goals of Diplomacy
The world order that emerged following World War II continues to influence today’s geopolitical and economic landscape, reflecting the shift into post-colonial and post-Cold War political alignments. These courses analyze foreign policy strategies by exploring the historical and geopolitical contexts that inform them, as well as the potential impacts of these policies as they are enacted globally. They are taught by faculty members from private sector, government, and multilateral organizations.
This Fall, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Examine leaders’ strategies and policies during the pandemic that have either saved lives and livelihoods or sown divisiveness and crisis.
Explore the foundational theories and history of international relations, and analyze the competing ideologies, threats, and challenges.
Explore contemporary methods for peacemaking and peacebuilding as responses to real and potential deadly international conflicts.
This full-day course will trace the origins of World War I, from its beginnings in the French Revolution to its volcanic eruption in 1914.
Gain an understanding of the drivers and costs associated with specific risks in the context of energy markets and project finance.
Acquire a framework to apply the many communications tools available to resolve conflict situations and achieve a successful conclusion.