This unit examines the globalisation of environmental problems, broader governance approaches to global environmental policy, including the links between trade and environment. Students will gain an understanding of issues of international environmental governance, global political economy and ecology. The unit will also examine nation-state, international organisational and non-governmental roles in global policy processes. There will be some discussion of international regimes as major policy instruments for the management of the global environment.
|Unit name||Global Environmental Governance|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Politics and International Relations|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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HPP101 or HIR101
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HIR210, HSD229, HSD329
Internal: 2-hr lecture weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly;
Distance: web-based delivery of 13 lectures, 1 online tutorial discussion fortnightly
1,000-word short essay (20%); 2,000-word essay (40%); 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%);
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