Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific Regional Program)

Students Commencing in 2014
Degree information

Information for 2013
Degree information


Information for 2014

Master of Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific Regional Program)

Candidates for the Master of Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific Region Program) are required to complete 60 credit points, including five core units of study (30 credit points) at the University of Sydney, two required units of study (12 credit points) at the partner university, and the choice of either a dissertation, internship or further coursework (18 credit points) at the partner university.


Core Units of Study
Semester 1
HRTD6901 Human Rights: Norms & Mechanisms 1
HRTD6903 Dynamics of Human Rights Violations

Semester 2 only
HRTD6901 Human Rights: Norms & Mechanisms 1
HRTD6902 Human Rights/Democratisation Research
HRTD6903 Dynamics of Human Rights Violations
HRTD6904 Democratisation: Theory and Practices

Unit offered in intensive mode
HRTD6905 Human Rights & Democratisation Intensive (Nov)


Core Units at Partner University
Available in semesters 1 and 2
HRTD6907 Human Rights: Norms & Mechanisms 2
HRTD6908 Critical and Emerging Regional Issues

Elective Units of Study
Availability of elective units are subject to change, depending on the partner institutions, and students should discuss available options with the Degree Director.

Candidates choose from one of the following options:

Dissertation
HRTD6909 Dissertation Part 1
HRTD6911 Dissertation Part 2


Internship
HRTD6910 Internship
HRTD6912 Internship Research Report

Coursework
HRTD6913 Human Rights/Democratisation Elective 1
HRTD6914 Human Rights/Democratisation Elective 2
HRTD6915 Human Rights/Democratisation Theme Paper


Information for 2013



Master of Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific Regional Program)


Candidates for the Master of Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific Region Program) are required to complete 60 credit points, including 30 credit points of core units of study at the University of Sydney, 12 credit points of core units of study at a partner university in the Asia Pacific region and the choice of either a dissertation or internship (18 credit points) at the partner university.

Core Units of Study
Available in semesters 1 and 2
HRTD6901 Human Rights: Norms and Mechanisms 1
HRTD6903 Dynamics of Human Rights Violations

Semester 2 only
HRTD6902 Human Rights/Democratisation Research
HRTD6904 Democratisation: Theory and Practices

Unit offered in intensive mode
HRTD6905 Human Rights & Democratisation Intensive

Core Units at Partner University
Available in semesters 1 and 2
HRTD6907 Human Rights: Norms and Mechanisms 2
HRTD6908 Critical and Emerging Regional Issues

Elective Units of Study
Candidates choose from one of the following options (available in semesters 1 and 2):

Dissertation

HRTD6909 Dissertation Part 1
HRTD6911 Dissertation Part 2

Internship

HRTD6910 Internship
HRTD6912 Internship Research Report