Module code: PES4021-D
1. To introduce and develop understanding of significant contemporary world issues/trends relevant to degrees
2. To provide an understanding of the links between particular issues/trends and the inter-related themes of politics, IR, peace, security and development.
3. To develop core skills and habits for systematic inquiry, academic reasoning and writing.
4. To consolidate an understanding of expectations relating to the degree programmes, including around teaching and assessment.