, in its broadest definition is the academic study of political
relationships of the world. Furthermore, it can also include the study of political and cultural processes, the impacts of globalisation
, markets and communications. Global Studies incorporates transnational and local trends in its curriculum. Undertaking a global studies course can also include field work or research in a particular area of interest.
Global studies can also be referred to as world studies, international studies
or international education
. However, international education can also refer to the development of educational institutions internationally.