Seminar : Contemporary Period (International Relations)

lhist1395  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Seminar : Contemporary Period (International Relations)
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
8 credits
22.5 h

  This learning unit is not being organized during year 2020-2021.

Dujardin Vincent;

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
The historical approach to international relations is an essential way of understanding contemporary socio-political phenomena. 
Whether analysing international, universal or regional balances, or examining national foreign policies, taking into account their historical foundations is essential if we are to understand their constitutive dynamics and the processes that determine them.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 At the end of this seminar, the student will be able to deal with a question of the history of international relations from the point of view of heuristics, source criticism and data interpretation. He or she must be able to write a research report that delineates the initial question and summarizes the hypotheses put forward, the difficulties encountered and the results obtained.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Bachelor in History

Minor in History