units

ATS3708

Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitPolitics
OfferedClayton Summer semester A 2013 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Kerry Wardlaw

Notes

Previously coded PLT3980

Synopsis

The unit offers a broad survey of key developments and problems in world politics. These encompass governmental, environmental, security, ethical and cultural matters. The concept of globalisation is used to frame the investigation of these issues.

Assessment

Essay (2500 words): 50%
Examination (2 hours): 50%
Third-year students will be expected to demonstrate a deeper knowledge of the unit.

Chief examiner(s)

Contact hours

4 days (9.30am-3.30pm) of teaching in December.

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Prerequisites

A first-year sequence in Politics or permission.

Prohibitions