Course Descriptions

16:790:599:01 Capstone Seminar in the United Nations & Global Policy Studies

Credits: 3

The Capstone Course is the final stage of the Rutgers MA Program in Political Science – United Nations and Global Policy Studies. It brings together the various strands of the program providing students with a rounded and in-depth understanding of the curriculum concentrations dealt with in the MA program. Capstone courses often reflect the research interest of the professor overseeing the course and the theme of this capstone course is Does Democracy Matter? The theme is sufficiently broad to encompass issues of rights, development, conflict and socially responsible business, and students will be expected to work on several of these issues in writing a policy brief and a review essay and delivering

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