Class Dates
01/16/2024 to 05/03/2024
Delivered By
Online Synchronous
Jeffrey Pickering
Meeting Times
Meets U, 03:30 p.m. - 06:20 p.m.
Meeting Location

International Security

POLSC 813 - Class Number: 14672


Surveys traditional issues in the study of international security such as the causes of war, the utility of deterrence, coercion and engagement, international intervention and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Attention will also be placed on security and conflict in important regional settings, such as East Asia and the Middle East.


  • Instructor Jeffrey Pickering's permission is required after 01/23/2024.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access

Enrollment Restrictions:

  • Graduate standing

Enrollment Dates
10/23/2023 to 01/16/2024
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

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