Participants will look at human trafficking and sexual violence in conflict, both in their own right and together. This will contribute to a better understanding of the opportunities and challenges involved and to finding ways forward in addressing these timely crimes.
Level: Bachelor (introductory) | Start date: 17 June 2024
This course offers a comprehensive introduction into the governmental practices that are often called welfare in the US, while in Europe they are referred to as social policy or the welfare state. During the course, you will explore the key components of the welfare state, major challenges that have been tackled in Europe and classical social policy tools used to address these challenges.
Level: Bachelor (introductory) | Start date: 1 July 2024
This course will focus on worldwide macro-trends in Water Resource Management and Policy. It will provide you with a basic understanding of water management policy, law and regulation. You will also explore the impact of climate change on water cycle patterns worldwide.
Level: Master (advanced) | Start date: 1 July 2024
This course aims to provide a thorough analysis of the important issues and processes related to China’s politics and international relations. It focuses on developments that have taken place since the end of the Cold War, with a particular emphasis on China’s economic, political, military, and cultural growth and their implications for international politics up to the present day.
Level: Bachelor (introductory) | Start date: 8 July 2024
The world of policy and politics, governance and government can be murky with seemingly transparent and tangled connections. This course allows you to understand how a critical analytic and descriptive framework can help understand who is involved in the policy process, how it operates, and ultimately leads to a discussion about who is accountable.
Level: Master (advanced) | Start date: 5 August 2024
Relevant, evidence-based policymaking is key to achieving significant and sustainable change and fulfilment of the Sustainable Development Goals. In this course, you will be introduced to the fundamentals of public policy analysis tools that are commonly used throughout the world.
Level: Master (advanced) | Start date: 12 August 2024