Module Information

Module Identifier
IPM1220
Module Title
Emerging Security Issues
Academic Year
2024/2025
Co-ordinator
Semester
Semester 1
Reading List
Other Staff

Course Delivery

 

Assessment

Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Review Essay  3000 Words  50%
Semester Assessment ​Research Essay​  3000 Words  50%
Supplementary Assessment Review Essay  3000 Words  50%
Supplementary Assessment ​Research Essay​  3000 Words  50%

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:

Describe, analyse and assess security relations at a state-societal level in both the developing and developed world

Analyse, evaluate and critically discuss the policy responses to the new security agenda, and the alternatives to them

Apply research design skills to the specific field of security studies

Brief description

This module provides subject-specific training for students through an exploration of emerging security issues in international relations.

Aims

This module aims to allow students to develop the ability to analyse, evaluate and discuss:

- security relations at a state-societal level in both the developing and developed world;

- the inter-relationship between global processes and specific security dynamics; and,

- the policy responses to the new security agenda, and the alternatives to them.

Content

The module considers a variety of emerging security issues in the developing and developed worlds all in the context of globalising political-economic structures.

Module Skills

Skills Type Skills details
Adaptability and resilience .

Notes

This module is at CQFW Level 7