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Short about study course

Credit points / ECTS:5 / 7.5
Course supervisor: Una Bērziņa-Čerenkova
Study type:Pilna laika
Course level:Master's
Target audience:Political Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Political Science; International Politics

Objective

To inform on the approach of the Xi Jinping government to the development of China's foreign policy, to analyze its global and regional impact; to conceptualize it in the context of IR theories.

Prerequisites

In order to successfully complete the study course, the students need prior knowledge of International Relations theories.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Knowledge of the foreign policy framework of the People's Republic of China during the Xi Jinping rule (A community of shared future for mankind, Belt and Road Initiative, Major country diplomacy concept, etc.).

Skills

Ability to identify the features of Chinese political discourse influencing the international arena after the 19th Congress of the Chinese Communist Party, linking them with the foreign policy pursued by the PRC.

Competence

Analytical expertise related to the research of the People's Republic of China.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2019, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
International Relations and Diplomacy3Master’sLimited choiceUna Aleksandra Bērziņa-Čerenkova, Māris Andžāns
Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
International Governance and Diplomacy3Master’sLimited choice
International Relations and Diplomacy3Master’sLimited choiceMāris Andžāns, Una Aleksandra Bērziņa-Čerenkova