|Faculty:||Faculty of Society and Design|
This subject introduces you to the history, structure, development and world view of the United Nations (UN). The subject analyses the UN as the centre of world diplomacy as well as a supranational human rights and welfare agency. Engaging in this subject's unique activities will expand your understanding of the intricate makeup and limitations of an organisation designed to ‘save succeeding generations from the scourge of war’. You will explore a range of topics including the embrace of international organisations, the structure of the United Nations, international Peacekeeping, human rights, and international development.
- Identify, analyse, evaluate and communicate broad and coherent theoretical and technical knowledge in the study of the United Nations.
- Independently and in teams, generate and transmit solutions to unpredictable and sometimes complex problems related to the United Nations.
- Apply disciplinary knowledge and skills to professional work and/or further learning, demonstrating well-developed judgement and responsibility.
Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.
Standard Offering Enrolment opens: 17/07/2022 Semester start: 12/09/2022 Subject start: 12/09/2022 Cancellation 1: 26/09/2022 Cancellation 2: 03/10/2022 Last enrolment: 25/09/2022 Withdraw - Financial: 08/10/2022 Withdraw - Academic: 29/10/2022 Teaching census: 07/10/2022
|Withdraw - Financial:||08/10/2022|
|Withdraw - Academic:||29/10/2022|