|Certificates: International Relations|
This course represents a hands-on approach to decision making and diplomacy. It is designed to allow students to take part in diplomatic and decision-making exercises in the context of international political issues and problems. Important historical decisions will be evaluated and reenacted. In addition, more current international problems that face nations today will be analyzed and decisions will be made on prospective solutions. Finally, various modern-day diplomatic initiatives will be scrutinized and renegotiated.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIR)(GOVT)(GOVT-Intl.)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
John Hammond, Ralph Keeney, and Howard Raiffa, Smart Choices: A Practical Guide to Making Better Life Decisions
Robert Kennedy, Thirteen Days
Michael Oldstone, Viruses, Plagues and History
|Examination and Assignments: |
Several research paper and projects.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This is an applied course. Classes all take place in simulated real-world scenarios. The course will also involve extensive teamwork.
|Instructor(s): Gallarotti,Giulio Times: ...W... 01:20PM-04:10PM; Location: FISK122; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 15||SR major: 8||JR major: 7|| || |
|Seats Available: 0||GRAD: X||SR non-major: X||JR non-major: X||SO: X||FR: X|
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