Document Type

Graduate Syllabus


Spring 2012



Course Number

DIPL 6601 AA

Course Description

The U.S.-China relationship has become one of the most important bilateral relations in the world. Its evolution and management wilt have a decisive impact on international peace and security in the twenty-first century. China’s ascendance in world affairs is also one of the most significant and challenging foreign policy issues facing the United States today. This course aims to introduce students to the history of evolution of the bilateral relations, the dynamics of interactions and policy-making on both sides, and to discuss a number of key issues in the relationship.