- Compulsory (CO): 50
- End of Master Project (TFM): 10
- Total Credits: 60
|Theory of International Relations: schools of thought and paradigms.||2||1º||OB|
|International Law: the subjects of International Law: States, International organizations, peoples, liberation movements, multinationals, individuals.||2||1º||OB|
|Foreign Policy Analysis: applied analysis of the dynamics of contemporary International society.
Geopolitical competition, religion, technology, climate change.
|Foreign Policy, Public Opinion and Media: public diplomacy, digital diplomacy, think tanks, sport, culture and “soft power”.||2||1º||OB|
|Leadership and International Influence: schools of leadership, the determinant factor of leadership in International Relations Politics.||2||1º||OB|
|THE GLOBAL ECONOMY|
|Rich world versus poor world: development, income distribution, demographics, borders and migrations.||2||1º||OB|
|Development cooperation within the framework of the United Nations, NGOs, and the CSR of multinational companies in developing countries.||2||1º||OB|
|International trade and global financial markets: IMF, World Bank; crisis and reforms.||2||1º||OB|
|Global disruption of big tech firms: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Tesla, Netflix and Spotify.||2||1º||OB|
|Natural resources and global environmental policy: the future of energy, the decarbonisation of the world economy and global policies to contain climate change.||2||1º||OB|
|PEACE, SECURITY AND DEFENSE|
|Regulation of the use of force in International Relations, International Humanitarian Law and “Lawfare”||2||1º||OB|
|International Criminal Law: Human Rights, International crimes and International Criminal Courts.||2||1º||OB|
|Challenges to International security: Armed conflicts, jihadist terrorism, proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, espionage and organized crime.||2||1º||OB|
|Threats in global common spaces: cyberspace, maritime space, airspace, and outer space.||2||1º||OB|
|Intervention below the threshold of open conflict: hybrid warfare, influence operations, election meddling.||2||1º||OB|
|THE EURO-ATLANTIC SPACE|
|The European Union: History, enlargement and Brexit .||6||2º||OB|
|The Russian Federation in Putin era: strengths and weaknesses, foreign policy, the Crimea and Ukraine conflicts.||2||2º||OB|
|The United States of America in Trump era: the transatlantic relationship, the future of NATO, USA
foreign policy towards Asia and Latin America.
|Ibero-America today: Brazil, Bolivarian America, the peace and democratization processes, economic
|ASIA PACIFIC AREA|
|The rise of Asia in the world economic concert and the main processes of Asia-Pacific economic cooperation.
Focus of tensions and territorial conflicts.
|The heyday of China and the rise of India: “friendly” adversaries.||2||2º||OB|
|THE MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA|
|Arab world: state of affairs and evolution, the Arab spring and the civil wars in Libya and Syria.||2||2º||OB|
|Middle East: the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the Iran-Saudi Arabian regional geopolitical rivalry; armed
interventions and terrorism: the Yemen war, Daesh.
|FINAL MASTER'S WORK (MFP)|
|Dissertation research design: research module to help students focus on their Research thesis and Public
presentation of results.