This course is available as both a Standalone Short Course and Short Course for Credit.
Please go to the 'Upgrade to a professional qualification' section for more information.

This course will provide you with the theoretical and empirical knowledge and analytical tools to understand and critically engage with the management of regional security.

At a glance

  • LocationOnline
  • CostShort Course for Credit fee - £860
    Standalone Short Course fee - £1,490

What you will learn

On successful completion of this module you should be able to:

  • Analyse and Assess the main theories of management of regional security, including theories of regional security and theories about conflict management;
  • Assess the role of regional organisations in addressing and managing regional security problems;
  • Evaluate the role of Great Powers in the management of regional challenges;
  • Examine how historical, geographical, environmental and political factors influence the security paradigm in regions

Core content

This module focuses on the application of systems thinking in the context of enterprise architecture. It incorporates the following topics:

  • Introduction to regional security;
  • Introduction to management of conflict at a regional level;
  • Analysis of the leadership role of regional organisations;
  • Examination of the Great Power’s influence and role in managing regional security;
  • Case Studies

Upgrade to a professional qualification

When taken as a Short Course for Credit, 10 credit points can be put towards the Leadership and Security Pathway of the Defence and Security Programme Leadership and Management MSc

Find out more about short course credit points.

How to apply

To apply for this course please use the online application form.

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