Understanding the Hezbollah-Israel Conflict: Causes, Actors and Regional Impact


‘Verily the Party of God are they that shall be triumphant’. ‘The Party of God’, known internationally as Hezbollah, are a Lebanese based Shi’a movement that are sponsored by Iran. Founded in 1982 as a result of Israel’s invasion of Lebanon, are dedicated to the destruction of Israel and the establishment of an Iranian oriented Islamic State within Lebanon. This course will introduce the political party and militant group, the historical context for their emergence and its ideological development. Furthermore, it will explore Israel’s perspective and response, the regional implications of the conflict as well as the prospects for resolution and future scenarios. This course is suitable for beginners and those with no prior knowledge of the subject.


Code: CHH535
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Start: 27/02/2025
Day: Thursday
Price: £46.00
Duration: 6 weeks
Type: On Campus

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Tutor:  Pádraig Fitzpatrick, BEng, MA

A multilingual and confident teacher with a passion for education, Middle Eastern culture and history. An experienced curriculum developer, who naturally uses technology and multimedia to enhance student learning and engagement. Adept at developing and delivering stimulating lessons to enhance student achievement and meet diverse learning needs.

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