Units of Study

GOVT1202 - World Politics

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Gil Merom
Phone: +61 2 9351 6462
Email: gil.merom@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit introduces the core content of the field of international relations. The first part of the unit presents the realist, liberal, Marxist and constructivist paradigms of international relations. The second part of the unit discusses the key actors and processes political scientists define in the field, including the state, decision makers, bureaucratic organisations, and classes. The final part of the unit focuses on international security, international political economy, and global problems.

Assessments

500wd essay (10%) and 2300wd essay (35%) and 2hr exam (40%) and tutorial participation (15%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week or equivalent intensive

Additional Information

In Summer School this unit is available to current HSC students only.

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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