The study of Politics and International Relations is vitally important to the understanding and improvement of the structures that support and affect modern life.
Study areas include international security, human rights, terrorism and counterterrorism, the political economy, Australian politics, international and local politics of the environment, Asian politics, and police studies.
We have a proud history as being one of the oldest political science departments in Australia. Public Administration was first taught at the University of Tasmania in 1917, and Political Science has been offered since the 1950s.
Our staff are experts in their fields and committed to providing you with quality education.