Introduces students to the origins, functions, structure and issues facing the contemporary United Nations. Prepares a student delegation to the World Model UN conference in an international setting, organized by Harvard University. Includes role-playing and offers a chance to extend one?s knowledge of international politics while developing proficiency in public speaking, policy formulation, parliamentary procedure, diplomacy, negotiations, and conflict resolution. Excellent preparation for a career in public policy or international affairs. May be repeated for credit. Springs. Prerequisite(s): PO 3250 (may be taken concurrently).
*All course information is from the 2014-2015 Catalog.