Division of Graduate Studies and Research
P.O. Box 17000, Station Forces
Canada K7K 7B4
|Field of Study:
||he degree Master of Defence Studies investigates the relationships between the Profession of Arms and National Security policies. It includes military command, leadership and the conduct of major military operations and strategy including war fighting, peace support operations, and domestic operations for national security. The management of defence resources is also encompassed within defence studies.
The degree covers both applied and theoretical topics. Since defence studies are inherently interdisciplinary, it draws upon defence management, economics, history, human resources management, international relations, peace studies, sociology, anthropology, strategic and security studies, warfare studies, and other academic disciplines. The degree is generally limited to competitively selected members of the profession, according to nationally and internationally recognized standards of professional competence.
||Defence Studies at Royal Military College of Canada - Division of Graduate Studies and Research
Last Updated: August 17, 2012