Diplomacy in a South Asian Context

You will learn about international and national level policies and their implementation across and within national boundaries in South Asia.

Topics covered

You will develop an understanding of the challenges involved in applying international policy in a range of South Asian contexts, where non-governmental and international organisations are also engaged with global issues and national policy. You will gain an understanding of the history of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and its constraints and limitations.


  • Five written online activities (30% of the module mark)
  • 5,000 word essay (70%).