Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Political Science Specialization in Global Citizenship Program By McMaster University |Top Universities

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Political Science Specialization in Global Citizenship

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Political Science Specialization in Global Citizenship

  • QS World University Rankings
    140
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months

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This specialization is designed to prepare students for their roles as citizens within a globalized world. It examines global citizenship in relation to some of the main challenges faced by contemporary politics. Students will use various perspectives to explore citizenship, democracy, human rights, north-south relations, economic justice and human security. This program critically assesses global citizenship in relationship to some of the main challenges of contemporary politics, including refugee movements, global climate change, corporate responsibility, ethnic conflict, humanitarian interventions, global poverty, and advances in communication technologies. By the end of the program students will have gained an understanding of these issues and debates with the aim of showing how they can enact themselves as global citizens.