Netherlands, Amsterdam

American and Russian Foreign Policy in the Caucasus

when 3 July 2017 - 7 July 2017
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 400

The course clarifies the specificity of the South Caucasus Region, as Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia, and the territories around them which form the crossing-place of different cultures and political systems, and how these fault lines have made their region a geopolitical seismic zone.

Course leader

Goderdzi Buchashvili

Target group

Undergraduate students, with intermediate level English.

Course aim

The course with its relevant data obtained from the Caucasus Studies (the only English programme at the International Black Sea University of Georgia), will provide students with a valuable authentic source of information and understanding about the U.S. engagement in the region with the desire to resolve the three ethno territorial disputes of Abkhazia, Nagorni Karabakh and South Ossetia and calm a potential area of instability.

Fee info

EUR 400: Please check the website www.amsterdamuas.com/summerschool for more information about the tuition fee, early bird discounts and the discount that applies for students from our partner institutes. Information about housing arrangements is also listed on the website.