In the first semester at Development and International Relations at Aalborg University, students attend a wide range of lectures related to modern-day concerns in international relations. The second semester focuses predominantly on development problems, challenges and possibilities.
Third semester consists either of a study period within the field of development and international relations at a foreign university or an internship in an institution or organisation having an international relations or development dimension in its activities.
Finally each student writes a Master’s thesis the last fourth semester.
|Methods and methodology||5|
|Theories of International Relations||5|
|Regional Integration and Regionalisation or specialization classes||5|
|Rising Powers and Emerging Markets||5|
|Project management and international organizations||5|
|Internship or Study Period Abroad||25|
In addition to the courses on 1st and 2nd semester, students prepare a project in groups. The theme of the project is normally related to the themes of the courses. As a general rule, 50 % of a semester's work is devoted to the preparation of the project (10-15 ECTS credits).