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Global Gov & Hum Security

  • GGHS 695  Independent Study

    Description:
    Study of a particular area of this subject under the supervision of a faculty member. Students wishing to register must do so through the department.   More Info

    Offered in:
    • TBA
  • GGHS 696  Independent Study

    Description:
    Study of a particular area of this subject under the supervision of a faculty member. Students wishing to register must do so through the department.   More Info

    Offered in:
    • TBA
  • GGHS 697  Special Topics

    Description:
    This course offers study of selected topics within this subject. Course content and credits vary according to topic and are announced prior to the registration period.   More Info

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  • GGHS 710  Human Security

    Description:
    The course will explore the genesis, current use and critiques of concept of Human Security and its applicability in an increasingly globalizing world.   More Info

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  • GGHS 712  Gender and Human Security

    Description:
    Drawing on examples from across the globe, this course will explore how attention to gendered assumptions and hierarchies can refine and deepen our understandings of the way conflict, violence and (in)security are affecting everyday life, communities, societies, and regions in different parts of the world. The course will develop skills in gender analysis, and use them to evaluate the impact of culturally-specific gendered assumptions and practices on state security and realist thinking, the "new wars" of the post-Cold War period, the emergence of human security with its focus on freedom from fear and want, and the critical reactions to this move. The course aims to move beyond established approaches to security, including human security, and to develop a more gender- sensitive analysis of theory, policy and practices seeking to address (in) security issues in our increasingly complex, unequal and global world.   More Info

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  • GGHS 714  Doctoral Colloquium in Global Governance and Human Security

    Description:
    The goal of the colloquium is professional development, helping students to develop skills for and knowledge of academic processes that do not fit into existing topic and theoretical courses. These skills focus on the real-time analysis of work by other scholars, and the presentation of ones own work to academic and professional audiences.   More Info

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  • GGHS 716  Global Health and Development: Concepts, Policies, and Practice

    Description:
    The course examines the evolution, key concepts and practice of global health as an emergent field. It is concerned with engaging and exploring the dominant themes, key relationships, and central questions that radiate from the trans-disciplinary field of global health. The aim is for students to critically engage the global public health questions and concerns introduced in the course. Students will apply analytical thinking skills to understand a range of global public health and development problems and trends, implications, and responses.   More Info

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  • GGHS 780  Doctoral Research Design

    Description:
    The purpose of this course is to help each student combine his/her methodological skills, his or her knowledge of conceptual frameworks developed in the core courses, and his or her research interests to produce a successful research proposal. This is the final required course in the PhD program in Global Governance and Human Security. At the end of the course, each student will have produced one or both; 1) a research proposal for his or her PhD project and 2) a grant proposal seeking the necessary funds for research.   More Info

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  • GGHS 781  Doctoral Research Group

    Description:
    The goal of the research group is professional development and the development of research and writing skills. These skills focus on the design and execution of research projects intended from the outset to be written up as grant proposals and for peer-reviewed journals. The focus of the class is thus on the process of writing for publication, rather than researching and writing a topic dictated by the topical focus of the class.   More Info

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  • GGHS 795  Independent Study

    Description:
    Study of a particular area of this subject under the supervision of a faculty member. Students wishing to register must do so through the department.   More Info

    Offered in:
  • GGHS 796  Independent Study

    Description:
    Study of a particular area of this subject under the supervision of a faculty member. Students wishing to register must do so through the department.   More Info

    Offered in:
    • TBA
  • GGHS 797  Special Topics

    Description:
    Special Topics in Global Governance and Human Security   More Info

    Offered in:
    • TBA
  • GGHS 895  Independent Study

    Description:
    Study of a particular area of this subject under the supervision of a faculty member. Students wishing to register must do so through the department.   More Info

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  • GGHS 896  Independent Study

    Description:
    Study of a particular area of this subject under the supervision of a faculty member. Students wishing to register must do so through the department.   More Info

    Offered in:
    • TBA
  • GGHS 897  Special Topics

    Description:
    Special Topics in Global Governance and Human Security   More Info

    Offered in:
    • TBA
  • GGHS 899  Dissertation Research

    Description:
    This course focuses on research conducted under faculty supervision, leading to the presentation of a doctoral dissertation.   More Info

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