A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.
The academic study of the relationships that form between the many nongovernmental organizations, countries, multinational corporations and states around the world is known as international relations. Common topics include terrorism, nuclear proliferation and human rights.
Australia is an island country and continent of the southern hemisphere, in the SW Pacific, a member state of the Commonwealth.
Victoria has eight universities and various government-run institutions that facilitate technical and further education. In addition, there is a state Library which is good for researchers undertaking higher education in the area.
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Do you want an international career in the private or public sector, NGOs, communications or international business? Develop an in-depth understanding... [+]
Master of International Relations
Do you want an international career in the private or public sector, NGOs, communications or international business? Develop an in-depth understanding of international relations with our flexible and ‘real-world’ focused degree. You will explore the issues and processes of specific regions and trouble spots, as well as study global institutions.
Key featuresDevelops your understanding of the political, social, economic and legal processes and institutions of the international system Lets you learn from leading academics in the fields of international relations theory, democratisation, human rights, globalisation, security studies, regionalisation, and global political economy Gives you access to our innovative Global Leadership Program so you can take advantage of student exchange opportunities Offers the chance to enhance your degree through work experience in an approved institution in Australia or overseas This degree can be combined with the Master of International Business, the Master of International Communications, the Master of International Trade and Commerce Law or the Master of Translating and Interpreting ... [-]
You'll develop and conduct original social science research in consultation with 2 supervisors. Select your research interest area from: Global studies... [+]
Master of Social Science
You'll develop and conduct original social science research in consultation with 2 supervisors.Select your research interest area from:Global studies - international development, international relations, globalisation and cultural studies Applied social science - social and political theory, social policy, evaluation theory and practice, social and cultural history, social work and youth work theory and practice, criminology and community development Environment and planning - urban and environmental policy and planning, and housing.
You'll complete the course Research Strategies in Semester 1 and undertake a candidature confirmation seminar by the end of your first year.The majority of the program is given over to your independent research thesis under expert supervision.If your first language is not English, you can join a professional English support class at no extra cost.... [-]
Applicants must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree (or its equivalent) in the humanities and social sciences or cognate discipline with a B average. Where a B average has not been achieved [+]
Master of International Development
La Trobe University
Applicants must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree (or its equivalent) in the humanities and social sciences or cognate discipline with a B average. Where a B average has not been achieved appropriate professional experience will be taken into account, especially if it involves substantial writing assignments.
The course is one year full-time or two years part-time.
The course consists of 120 credit points of fifth-year level subjects.... [-]
This program will provide you with a deep understanding of development issues across the world, focusing on vulnerable communities. You’ll experience... [+]
Master of International Development
This program will provide you with a deep understanding of development issues across the world, focusing on vulnerable communities. You’ll experience a range of political, social and economic problems such as gender and health inequalities, environmental and human rights issues in both developing and developed countries.You’ll develop specialised skills to help communities, cities and countries adapt to the complex and changing environment in an era of globalisation:professional ethics political and social theory training microfinance advocacy participatory approaches.
You’ll build professional capabilities that are essential for designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating development projects.The program is offered on campus and online. All core courses and some electives are offered online.This program is suitable for current and aspiring development professionals wanting a global career that makes sense of the bigger picture.... [-]