Principles, Practices and Terminologies of Resilience, Security and Emerging Technologies

Assess whether the governing systems in place in society are able to rise to the challenges and build a resilient future. The course will introduce the twin geopolitical ideals of societal security and resilience as derived from the Copenhagen School, and refined elsewhere, along with theories and strategies of resilience designed to sustain, protect and nurture the preservation of sovereign nations, transnational organisations, and peoples.

Course syllabus:

  1. Understanding resilience

  2. Societal security

  3. Cyber security and resilience

  4. Key aspects of resilient governance

  5. Converging technologies