Presentation on theme: "What is International Politics? Taster Day. What is International Politics? – What is politics? – How is it expressed? – What is international politics?"— Presentation transcript:
What is International Politics? – What is politics? – How is it expressed? – What is international politics? – Power politics and beyond – How is politics studied?
Why study international politics? – Inescapability of power relations – Globalization and interdependence – Variety of disciplines – Transferable skills
What do you study when you study International Politics? Power Equality InequalityJustice Freedom PovertyWar Security studies Transnational ActorsStates Non-governmental OrganisationsCorporations International Organisations Global Governance ReligionStatesHealthPoverty Global Political EconomyFinanceTrade DevelopmentDiseaseEnvironment PoliceRegionalismWomen Gender
How International Politics is Taught The study of International Politics Lectures Interactive classes Workshops E-learning One-to-one support Personal tutors
Career Prospects Civil service Diplomatic service NGOs Journalism Teaching Commercial sector Law conversion Further study
Further information on studying International Politics at university BISA website www.bisa.ac.ukwww.bisa.ac.uk Guardian University Guide http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/universityguide http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/universityguide Complete University Guide http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league- tables/rankings http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league- tables/rankings The Times Good University Guide www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/education/gooduniversityguide/