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Australian Foreign Policy

Enrolment code: HSA240/340

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

A critical examination of Australian foreign policy from federation until the present. This unit focuses on the search for an independent foreign policy throughout this period, including recent attempts to define an integral role in the Asia Pacific region and its role as a middle power in international affairs in the 1990s. It examines political, economic and strategic issues and includes an evaluation of the links between external and domestic policy decisions.

Staff Prof P Boyce For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 lectures weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in Political Science or Public Policy or equiv  
Mutual exclusions HSD241/341  
Assessment mode 2,500-word essay (40%), tutorial paper (10%), tutorial participation and presentation (10%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Political Science
Public Policy
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Bachelor of Social Science
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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