Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
'Strategic Theory' is the compulsory, cornerstone module for the MSc Strategic Studies degree programme, and also the MSc Strategic Studies & International Law and Strategic Studies & Management degree programmes.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
The contribution of strategy, as the mechanism for the application of power and force, to national and international security is considered. Topics addressed include the nature of strategy, deterrence, limited war, arms control, terrorism, counterinsurgency and economics sanctions.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1 in-class 1500 word approx. essay (20%); 1 team presentation (20%); 1 three-hour examination (60%)
There are no assessments for this course.