The program coursework prepares you step up to the boundaries of justice and human rights, and investigate the effects that terrorism, war and shifts in global power are having on our day-to-day lives. With international experts you'll explore the political significance of global issues, and just how close to home their effects resonate. You will develop specialist knowledge in international politics and political economy, conflict, security and post-war reconstruction, global justice and fragile states.
You take a combination of compulsory and concentration modules to a total of 240 credits. The first two years introduces you to the essential concepts and methods of Business Management and International Relation terms, while the following two years build on that knowledge and allow you to study core subjects in depth.In Year 1, you take 12 compulsory 60-credit modules
In Year 2, you take 10 compulsory 50-credit modules
In Year 3, you take 11 compulsory modules worth 55 credits and
In Year 4, you take 3 specialisation elective courses worth 15 credits with 6 mandatory modules worth 60 credits.
|LLB-101||Professional Development and Career Planning||5|
|IRE-111||Small Business Management||5|
|IRE-121||Principles of Management||5|
|IRE-122||Computer Fundamentals and DBMS||5|
|IRE-123||Evolution of Gobal Business||5|
|IRE-124||Foundations of Marketing||5|
|IRE-127||Management Information Systems||5|
|IRE-136||Human Resource Management||5|
|IRE-139||Financial Markets and Institutions||5|
|IRE-140||Production & Operations Management||5|
|IRE-144||Modern Business Practices and Strategies||5|
|IRE-146||Introduction to Political science||5|
|IRE-179||International Relations Theory||5|
|IRE-151||History of International Relations||5|
|IRE-152||International Political Economy||5|
|IRE-155||Globalization, Global Issues and Challenges||5|
|IRE-159||International Politics of the Asia Pacific Region||5|
|IRE-161||Geopolitical Structure of the World||5|
|IRE-163||Human Rights in International Relations||5|
|IRE-164||Arms Control and Disarmament||5|
|IRE-165||International Politics of the Middle East||5|
|IRE-166||Foreign Policy Analysis||5|
|IRE-176||Introduction to Strategic Studies||5|
|IRE-177||Research Methods in International Relations||5|
|IRE-178||Peace and Conflict Studies||5|
|IRE-179||US Foreign Policy||5|
|IRE-181||Politics of International Development||5|
|IRE-185||Presentation / Seminar||15|
|Total Amount of ECTS Credits||240|
THE STUDENT ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS
- Must have High School Diploma, GCE A-Level Passess, or equivalent qualification.
- Adults with lesser qualification but posses years' of experience in international relations/Business sector will also be considered.
Assessment and verification
We assess both the theoretical and practical elements of the course. Assessment is through written assignments, a profile of evidence of teaching standards and observed teaching. All modules within this program are internally assessed by KIMT and externally verified by Azteca University. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes. To achieve a pass for a unit, learners must provide evidence to demonstrate that they have fulfilled all the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by all assessment criteria. Judgment that the learners have successfully fulfilled the assessment criteria is made by the Assessor. The Assessor will provide an audit trail showing how the judgement of the learners’ overall achievement has been arrived at.
METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
Knowledge, understanding and intellectual skills are assessed through a combination of course assignments and presentations.
The weighting for the final overall assessment for each course taken shall be as follows:
- 90% Assignments
- 10% Presentation and viva
At the end of the program each student also submit a research project paper
The program is studied 100% online through the virtual learning platform with tutor support. You will receive excellent support from the academic team, including your programme manager and your supervisor who will be with you every step of the way.
The programme is design to be delivered through 4 years but can be completed earlier.
EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY
Azteca University has adopted a policy of providing equal opportunities for its learners, staff, applicants and others involved in its work. One aspect of this policy is its intention to prevent, as far as possible, the harassment of one person by another, whether on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, sexuality, race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, or any other personal attributes or views held.