Module Description: The purpose of this module is to provide students with knowledge and discourse on fundamental of UAE Society. Student will gain solid knowledge and understanding of the basic components of The UAE including history, government and constitution, geography, Agriculture, vegetation and flora, Oil, fishing, Civil society Education and culture, health, tradition and demography. The global status, role and impact of the UAE will also be dealt in various elements of the module.
Online materials will be used throughout the module. Recommended reading will be announced on weekly basis.
The Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research. (2013). With united strength: H.H. Shaikh Zayid Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the leader and the nation. 3rd edn. Abu Dhabi:The Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research.