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Tasmanian Politics and Australian Federalism

Enrolment code: HSA260/360

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Introduces students to both Tasmanian politics and the politics of Australian federalism as seen from the state perspective. The specific features of Tasmanian politics will be used to help explain the broader changes in contemporary Australian federalism. Special attention will be given to understanding the needs of Tasmania in responding to the dynamics of Australian federal policy-making.

Staff Assoc Prof RA Herr 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 HSD243/343  
Assessment mode 2,500-word essay (30%), 1,000-word report or class test (10%), tutorial participation (10%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Reader (available from School of Government) Library Catalogue
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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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