Graduate Diploma in International Relations

The University of Western Australia Faculty Of Arts

Program Description

Graduate Diploma in International Relations

The University of Western Australia Faculty Of Arts

Graduate Diploma in International Relations

The Graduate Diploma in International Relations enables graduates to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge and skills relevant to the analysis of contemporary international relations, with particular reference to the Asian region. The Graduate Diploma in International Relations is intended for those who already hold an undergraduate degree but who wish to undertake further study to proceed to a Master's degree, or who wish to obtain advanced qualifications in the field of international relations. The course provides students 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.

Course description, features and facilities

The course develops students’ capacities to collect and interpret information; to analyse arguments, policies and developments; and to construct cogent verbal and written arguments on international relations subjects. These are skills of value in a range of occupations in business, government and non-government organisations. The course also enhances students’ understanding of the ways in which knowledge of international relations is utilised, including in professional employment.

Career opportunities

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

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This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 5, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 semesters
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
26,920 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date Jan. 2017
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 semesters
Price 26,920 AUD
Price per year, international students*