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Learn more about the wider world and the part that politics can play in tackling global issues such as climate change.​

Day Schools

18 April 2020
What are the BRICS? Dr Tanvi Pate

19 April 2020
The BRICS and the global political economy Dr Tanvi Pate

1 June 2020
Understanding Government for Business Professor Colin and Dr Carole Talbot

6 July 2020
Understanding Government for Public Sector Professionals and Managers Professor Colin and Dr Carole Talbot

3 October 2020
Africa and Technology Jenny Thompson

Residential Courses

14-16 August 2020
Climate change: negotiations and their impact Dr Calum Nicholson

29-31 January 2021
Refugees, populists and the people: causes and consequences of migration to Europe Dr Julius Rogenhofer and Dr Naura Atto

21-23 May 2021
Demonstrations: causes, impact and response TBC


Tuesday Courses

28 January 2020 - Morning
Global political disruptors Dr Tanvi Pate & Dr Andrew Moran

28 January 2020 - Afternoon
Global political disruptors Sir Tony Brenton & Dr Sung-Mi Kim

25 February 2020 - Morning
First past the post-truth: reinventing politics in an age of alternative facts
Dr Alex Carter

25 February 2020 - Afternoon
First past the post-truth: reinventing politics in an age of alternative facts
Dr Alex Carter

16 June 2020 - Morning
Antarctica uncovered Dr Bryan Lintott

16 June 2020 - Afternoon
Antarctica uncovered Dr John Shears

If you are interested in furthering your study in this subject area, please see our Award-bearing courses here our Online courses here and our International Summer Programme courses here.

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