Units of Study

GOVT2424 - Politics of China

Semester 1, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Luke Damien Deer

Description

Introduction to government and politics of modern China. Brief examination of traditional background and modern revolution from 19th century to 1949. Primary focus on ideology, leadership, institutions and political processes of the People's Republic. Covers politics of social groups, major issue areas, the Cultural Revolution and the politics of reform.

Assessments

1x2hr exam (40%), 1x2000wd essay (40%) and tutorial participation (20%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week commencing week 2

Prerequisites

12 Junior credit points from Government

Prohibitions

GOVT2402

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