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Course Code: IRLS414 Course ID: 3452 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course explores logistics in peacekeeping operations. Students will gain an understanding of the concepts, principles, and strategies that govern logistical support for UN and regional peace operations. Emphasis is placed on building an understanding of the role, responsibilities, and limitations facing those who manage logistics for peace operations. This includes challenges surrounding funding and rapid deployment, as well as the advantages and challenges associated with public/private partnerships and a multi-dimensional approach to peacekeeping logistics.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|04/27/20 - 10/02/20||10/05/20 - 11/29/20||Fall 2020 Session B||8 Week session|
|06/29/20 - 12/04/20||12/07/20 - 01/31/21||Fall 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
CO-1 Recognize basic theories that explain the international system, the causes and impact of war and political violence, conflict resolution, and peace operations.
CO-2 Describe the characteristics of today's peace operations environment and how it affects humanitarian assistance and military operations.
CO-3Examine planning considerations for peace operations across the basic functions of peace operations.
CO-4 Appraise the relevant actors involved in peace operations.
CO-5 Analyze and construct peace operations and apply the knowledge in research design and simulation.
CO-6 Assess the roles, responsibilities, and options of the United Nations in global peace operations.
CO-7 Evaluate challenges and new concepts for peacekeeping operations.
|Progress Assignments||30.00 %|
|Research Project/Pick One: Emerging Issues||15.00 %|
|Peacekeeping Operations||15.00 %|
|Simulation Exercise: Gaza||25.00 %|
|Paper: Design your own PKO||25.00 %|
|Final Paper: Design a PKO||25.00 %|
|Forum 3||6.67 %|
|Forum 5||6.67 %|
|Forum 7||6.67 %|
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*|
Not current for future courses.