Units of Study

HRTD6905 - Human Rights & Democratisation Intensive

Intensive November, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nicola Piper
Phone: +61 2 9351 4684
Email: nicola.piper@sydney.edu.au

Description

This intensive unit will bring students together with human rights and democratisation practitioners from the Asia Pacific region and beyond to provide a focused engagement with issues of critical concern. Topics for the intensive will change annually subject to contemporary trends. The unit emphasises the translation of theory to practice and asks students to engage with the practicalities of application and importance of context. Examples of topics are: national human rights institutions, migrations and refugees and development.

Assessments

participation exercise (30%) and 2x2000wd thematic papers (70%)

Classes

9am-5pm Monday to Friday for 1 week

Corequisites

HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HRTD6905

 

Seminar

         

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HRTD6905 - Human Rights & Democratisation Intensive

Intensive November, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nicola Piper
Phone: +61 2 9351 4684
Email: nicola.piper@sydney.edu.au

Description

This intensive unit will bring students together with human rights and democratisation practitioners from the Asia Pacific region and beyond to provide a focused engagement with issues of critical concern. Topics for the intensive will change annually subject to contemporary trends. The unit emphasises the translation of theory to practice and asks students to engage with the practicalities of application and importance of context. Examples of topics are: national human rights institutions, migrations and refugees and development.

Assessments

participation exercise (30%) and 2x2000wd thematic papers (70%)

Classes

9am-5pm Monday to Friday for 1 week

Corequisites

HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904

The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney