Politics and International Relations


Learn How To Analyse And Understand Contemporary World Politics

There are many connections between local and global issues, events, and phenomena. A contemporary and dynamic discipline, Politics and International Relations combines the study of national political processes and the mechanisms of government together with state and non-state actors, global challenges, and power in the international system. Politics and International Relations at UNSW equips you with the ability to describe, analyse and understand the politics of Australia and of the international global community.

What You’ll Study

Introductory courses give you an initial overview of International Relations and Australian Politics, whilst upper level courses expand on these topics and you will also be able to broaden your knowledge in areas such as Political Science, World Policy and Globalisation.

Politics and International Relations can be studied as 

Specialisation Stream Type Stream
Politics and IR Major

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