American Foreign Policy

Module code: PL7076

During this module you'll become familiar with key episodes of post-cold war U.S. intervention, the central theoretical issues surrounding these interventions, and the contemporary debate over the appropriate U.S. role in international affairs.

In addition, you'll enhance your: written communication, through the submission of an assessed essay, verbal communication, through the delivery of two presentations and through general contribution to seminar discussion, capacity for independent study, ability to meet deadlines and manage time effectively.

Learning

  • 20 hours of seminars
  • 282 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Seminar paper, 1,500 words (20%)
  • Essay, 5,000 words (80%)