Что я буду изучать?

This course is designed for people who want the expertise to analyse the increasingly complex problems of international relations and national security.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to understand contemporary international relations, global trends, diplomacy, security challenges and strategic affairs from an interdisciplinary perspective.

You’ll explore the key characteristics of the international system, nation state, balance of power and domestic influences on foreign policy. You’ll also study optional units that support your career goals, analysing topics such as the geopolitics of the Asia-Pacific, South Asia, West Asia and Eurasia; strategic geography; globalised terrorism; energy security and intelligence.

What you'll learn

apply knowledge of the principles and concepts of international relations and national security in work related settings; foster gained knowledge and develop strong independent research skills through minor and major research projects
critically analyse and interpret major political, security, socio-economic and policy issues using an international relations and security studies framework; think creatively to develop effective policy solutions to national and international challenges
identify, systemise, process, and critically evaluate and synthesise relevant data from a range of appropriate sources; create an effects-based policy product
communicate, both verbally and in writing, comprehensive analyses of complex international relations and national security data or theories
use relevant technologies to effectively collect and interrogate data, and communicate findings
develop strong independent learning and analytical skills
develop skills to think strategically and in the global context
develop strong appreciation of working in multi-cultural national and international environments
develop and practice effective independent multi-tasking and team management skills; develop leadership skills and strong professional ethics

Why study Master of International Relations and National Security

These courses have an interdisciplinary approach with perspectives from political science, anthropology, geography and history.
Our international staff provide expert teaching from all other the world, including Japan, Russia, Germany, Canada and the United Kingdom.
Curtin is the only university in Western Australia to offer this course at a postgraduate level.

Career information

The future of international relations and national security

From climate change to terrorism, cyber threats to the plight of refugees and mass human displacement, the international system is growing evermore complex. To address contemporary challenges, international relations and national security professionals require diverse theoretical and practical training that responds to real-world situations.


  • Foreign affairs and policy
  • International trade
  • Intelligence and research
  • Security and defence
  • Media and journalism
  • Global NGOs

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Faculty of Humanities



Варианты обучения

Онлайн/дистанционно с посещением (1 YEAR, 6 MONTHS)

A$29,600.00 (1,259,826 руб) за 1 год
Total indicative course fee: AUD $44,400

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Начало обучения

27 Июль 2020


Curtin University

Bentley Campus,

Kent Street,


Western Australia,

6102, PERTH, Australia

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

Applicants must Completed a bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution. English Language Requirements: IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58, Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing - 50; C1 Advanced (CAE) - 176 with 169 in Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking

Для иностранных студентов

A bachelor degree or equivalent plus at least one year of work experience, or the Graduate Diploma in International Relations and National Security or at least the first four units of that course.

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) score of 60; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): Grade C; IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) 79 (overall) Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21.

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