Courses & Units

China's Global Power HIR203

Hobart

Introduction

An introduction to the most important themes and issues in the international relations of the China. Students will gain a basic understanding of how the major frameworks of international relations interpret the rise of China as a global power.  The unit will focus on domestic, regional and international politics of China and its relations with the United States, Japan, the Koreas, the ASEAN states, the EU and Africa.  The implications for Australian foreign policy of China's rising power and the new international relations will also be examined.

Summary

Unit name China's Global Power
Unit code HIR203
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Discipline Politics and International Relations
Coordinator

Dr Terry Narramore

Teaching staff

Dr Terry Narramore

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,108.00 090101

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Requisites

Prerequisites

2 Introductory HSG prefix units or HIR101

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

HIR303HSA258,HMA258,  HMA358 , HSA358

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On Campus:         2-hr lecture weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly;

Off Campus:         web-based delivery of 13 lectures, 1 online tutorial discussion fortnightly

Assessment

1,000-word report (10%);  tutorial participation (10%);  2,000-word essay (40%);  end-of-semester take home exam (40%)

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Textbooks

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