Courses & Units

Advanced Seminar in Politics and International Relations HPP323

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Note:

Unit is highly recommended for students completing a major in Politics, Policy or International Relations.

Introduction

This is a ‘capstone’ (highly recommended) third year unit for all students undertaking a major in Politics, Policy or International Relations. It surveys the most important theoretical perspectives of these three majors and explores how they can assist us to understand the world of politics today. It will enable students to critically analyse landmark academic contributions to Politics, Policy and International Relations. Students will gain an advanced, in-depth knowledge in these fields as a result.

Summary

Unit name Advanced Seminar in Politics and International Relations
Unit code HPP323
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

Teaching Staff: Various staff from the Politics and International Relations Program

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 090101

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Two introductory HSG units or HIR101

Mutual Exclusions

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

HIR311

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On campus: 2-hour weekly seminar

It is a requirement that you attend at least two thirds of the seminar sessions. Failure to do so may result in you being declared ineligible to submit the final piece of assessment.In this unit, your active engagement will be monitored in the following way:

1. Completion of an online quiz on the content of the Unit outline.

2. Completion of an online quiz on the content of the first three Seminars.

If you do not demonstrate evidence of having engaged actively with this unit by completing these two activities by Week 4 of semester, your enrolment may be cancelled or you may be withdrawn from the unit.

Assessment

Seminar Presentation and Report (25%); Critical Review Essay (25%); Research Essay (50%)

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Textbooks

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