War Studies Timetable / 2015 - 2016

Disclaimer: While every effort has been made to ensure accuracy in this publication, the contents of this document are subject to amendment without prior notice. War Studies reserves the right to deviate from what appears in this document, in whole or in part.

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 Video Conference courses (VC) \ Distance Learning  courses (DL) \ On site courses

  - Video courses (VC)  are offered in a synchronous seminar format with students attending either at RMC or via video link from other locations.  

 - Distance learning (DL)  courses are offered asynchronously via distributed readings and written interaction (blogs and posts)

Summer 2016 - Fall 2015/Winter 2016 - Fall 2015 - Winter 2016

Summer 2016 (1 cr)

Course Instructor Time/location Dates
WS539 - Signal Intelligence (DL) Dr. A. Luce N/A 24 May - 12 Aug 2016
WS527 - Military Ethics (DL) LCol CG Magee N/A 24 May - 12 Aug 2016
WS529 - Directed Reading (DL) Dr. Ankensen  N/A 24 May - 12 Aug 2016

Fall 2015 - Winter 2016 (2cr)

Course Instructor Time/location Dates
ÉCG500 Théories de la guerre (VC) Dr. R. Legault TBC 14 Sept 2015
WS500 Theories of War (DL) TBC asynchronous 14 Sept 2015
WS500 Theories of War (On site) Dr. Hennessy Wednesday 10:00 -13:00 hrs /  Cavalry House 16 Sept 2015
WS530 Psychological Factors in Warfare (VC) Dr. St. John Monday 13:00 - 16:00 hrs  / Cavalry House 14 Sept 2015
WS540 Aerospace Power (VC) Dr. Wakelam Thursday 1330-1630 hrs  / Cavalry House 17 Sept 2015
WS590 Canada and War (VC) Dr. Delaney Tuesday 1630-1930 hrs  / Cavalry House 15 Sept 2015

Fall 2015 (1cr) 

Course Instructor Time/location Dates
WS531 - American Foreign and Defence Policy: 1776 to the Present (VC Dr. Sokolsky Tuesday 1330-1630 / Cavalry House 15 Sept 2015
ÉCG553 - L’art du témoignage et l’expérience de la guerre (VC) Dr. Bélanger Wednesday 1300-1600 / Cavalry House 16 Sept 2015
WS589 - Issues of International and National Security: Theories and Practice Since 1945 (VC) Dr. Boulden Wednesday 17:00-20:00 / Cavalry House 16 Sept 2015

Winter 2016 (1cr)

Course Instructor Time/location Dates
WS549 - Aerospace Law and Policy (VC)   Mr. Guy Phillips Thursday 1630-1930 / Cavalry House 14 Jan 2016
WS591 Issues of International and National Security: changing definitions (VC) Dr. Boulden Wednesday 1630-1930 / Cavalry House 13 Jan 2016


Students undertaking the programme in Kingston are reminded that RMC and Queens have a memorandum of understanding which allows RMC students to take courses at Queen’s University and vice-versa.  Queen’s graduate courses thematically appropriate to War Studies include:

HIST 876  Canada at War (2 cr)
* Please note that HIST 876 Canada at War is offered in Fall 2015/Winter 2016 at Queens University /  Tues 0830-1130 hrs
An exploration of war in a Canadian context, with an emphasis on how war has shaped Canadian society and the relationship between Canada and its armed forces. Topics to be studied, from a Canadian perspective, include the military as a profession, military culture, combat stress, leadership, gender and sexuality in the military, and mutinies.
POLS-861 International Security (1 cr)
This course will focus on foreign policy analysis and international security, with a focus on alliances, defence cooperation, and issues affecting national and international peace and security.
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