...this course was an eye-opener to what Multilateral Diplomacy is and what it is not. Throughout the whole course the interactions with both my colleagues and moderators was always a challenge. I would definitely recommend the course to any one interested in multilateral relations.
Sibongiseni Mzenze, Legislative Researcher/Deputy Information Officer, South African Revenue Service
Diplo offers four interactive postgraduate-level online courses starting the week of 18 July 2016
For more information on each course please click on the titles above. These online courses are available as Diplo Certificate Courses (application deadline: 13 June 2016) and University of Malta Accredited Courses (application deadline: 16 May 2016)
Who should apply?
Working diplomats, professionals involved in international relations, and others who wish to learn about new topics in the field of diplomacy or expand and refresh their knowledge of more traditional topics.
How much study time will I need?
Ten weeks of part-time study, with a minimum of five to seven hours per week.
How does the online course work?
You will work through study materials provided in the online classroom together with other participants, following a weekly cycle. Each week, you read and discuss lecture texts, adding questions and comments and responding to those added by other participants and the lecturer(s). Other weekly activities may include self-assessment quizzes, short assignments, discussion forum topics and group tasks. At the end of the weekly cycle, you will meet with other participants and lecturers in an online chat room to discuss the topic for the week.