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INTR12-200: Australian Public and Foreign Policy

Description

This subject introduces students to the history, theory and practice of Australian public and foreign policy. The subject addresses issues of international and domestic concern, thereby providing students with an understanding of the modern Australian political environment. The emphasis of the subject is to equip students with the necessary tools to understand critically the development of Australian policy. On completion, students will have gained an appreciation of the actors and institutions that develop and implement Australian public and foreign policy.

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeINTR12-200
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Society & Design
Semesters offered
  • May 2018 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2019 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study abroadAvailable to Study Abroad students
Study areas
  • International Relations and Humanities
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2018: $4,247
  • Commencing in 2019: $4,290

Learning outcomes

1. The ability to think critically about Australia's public and foreign policy, the role of individuals and institutions in crafting and executing that policy, and ability to critically analyse the complex approaches in Australia's domestic, and foreign policies.
2. Demonstrated ability to work together and problem solve.
3. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, including through presentations, discussions with colleagues, and writings.
4. Familiarity with a variety of tools and templates for the presentation of information.

Prerequisites

No prior knowledge required.

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/03/2018
Semester start14/05/2018
Subject start14/05/2018
Cancellation 1?28/05/2018
Cancellation 2?04/06/2018
Last enrolment27/05/2018
Last withdrawal?08/06/2018
Teaching census?08/06/2018