This unit provides students with the skills required to become a policy professional. It provides an overview of the theoretical literature on policy development, implementation and evaluation before introducing the skills and strategies central to policy practice. The unit features contributions from senior policy professionals reflecting on the issues and challenges they confront in their work as policy makers.
ASSESSMENT: Tutorial mark (20%), 3500 word essay (40%), 2hr end-of-sem exam (40%)
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - H Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Fully online - L,I,N,W This unit is taught entirely online
Resource supported teaching & learning - H,L,I,N,W Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
2 Introductory HSG units
STAFF: Associate Professor Kate Crowley and Dr Megan Alessandrini
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.