China Public Adminstration

Master of China Public Administration *

* There will be no new admissions into the Master of China Public Administration in 2014


Candidates for the Master of China Public Administration must complete 96 credit points, including 6 credit points of foundation units of study, 18 credit points of China studies core advanced units of study, 24 credit points of public administration units of study, 6 credit points of China studies elective units of study and a capstone experience of 24 credit points of internship units of study

Foundation Units of Study

Semester 1
CHSC6901 Fundamentals of China Studies

China Core Units of Study

Semester 1
CHSC6902 Chinese Enterprise Management
CHSC6908 Chinese Economic Institutions

Semester 2
CHSC6909 Government and Public Services in China

Public Administration Core Units of Study

Semester 1
GOVT6156 Governance and Civil Society
GOVT6318 Crises, Disasters and Public Management
GOVT6319 Governance and Public Policy Making

Semester 2
GOVT6311 Issues in Public Policy
GOVT6313 Leadership in Theory and Practice
GOVT6316 Policy Making, Power and Politics

Language Units of Study

Unless students can display high levels of both English and Chinese language proficiency they are required to complete at least 18 credit points from the following language units of study.

Two further Asian Language acquisition units, ASNS6012 and ASNS6013, will be on offer from 2014

Semester 1
ASNS6010 Asian Language Acquisition 1
ASNS6011 Asian Language Acquisition 2
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates
ENGL6946 Communication in Professional Contexts A

Semester 2
ASNS6010 Asian Language Acquisition 1
ASNS6011 Asian Language Acquisition 2
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates
ENGL6962 Communication in Professional Contexts B

China Studies elective units of study

Semester 1
CHSC6903 Chinese Society
CHSC6904 Ancient Chinese History
CISS6016 Chinese Foreign and Security Policy
CLAW6029 Concepts of Chinese Taxation
CLAW6030 China's Legal Environment for Business
GOVT6111 Chinese Politics
IBUS6019 Strategy and Emerging Markets

Semester 2
CHSC6906 Health in China
CHSC6907 Modern Chinese History
IBUS6019 Strategy and Emerging Markets
MECO6929 Chinese Media Studies in Global Contexts

Units offered in intensive mode outside usual Semesters
LAWS6091 Chinese International Taxation
LAWS6154 Sustainable Development Law in China
LAWS6852 Doing Business in China
LAWS6857 Introduction to Chinese Law

Shanghai Winter School unit - please contact Shanghai Winter School directly
LAWS6001 Chinese Laws and Chinese Legal Systems

Internship units of study

The internship units of study, CHSC6222-MCPA Internship and CHSC6223-MCPA Internship Report, will be on offer in 2014