«Political Geography» Among Top Online Courses on Coursera

«Political Geography» Among Top Online Courses on Coursera

12 May 2021

The course in English «Political Geography» created and uploaded onto the Coursera educational platform by the Director of the Center for Spatial Analysis in International Relations I.Okunev made it into in the 35 most popular online courses.

The course has become, based on an analysis of student activity and the number of registrations, one of the 35 most popular university online courses to have begun in May 2021.

This course is an introduction to the study of political science, international relations and area studies, providing a systemic approach to the spatial dimension of political processes at all levels. It covers their basic elements, including states, supranational unions, geopolitical systems, regions, borders, capitals, dependent and internationally administered territories.

Alongside video lectures and quizzes, the course includes practical exercises and discussion forums, providing an interactive learning platform.

Based on the author's textbook, the course is designed for a wide audience including students interested in international relations, regional studies, history, political science, economics and law.

Congratulations to I.Okunev on this success!