Units of Study

GOVT2116 - Australian Foreign and Defence Policy

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: James Peter Young
Phone: +61 2 9351 1992
Email: james.young@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit examines Australia's foreign and defence policies since Federation with a focus on contemporary issues, such as: defence planning and operations; engagement with the global economy; and, Canberra's stance on terrorism, nuclear affairs, asylum seekers, and global environmental management.

Assessments

500wd policy brief (10%) and 2000wd essay (40%) and 2hr exam (40%) and tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations

Prohibitions

GOVT2106

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

GOVT2116

   

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