2014 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2014. For Summer School 2014 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2014).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|International Industrial Relations|
|Offered||Semester 1a - 1st half|
|Lectures||Intensive - 6 days, Fridays 6:00pm-9:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00am-6:00pm in Weeks 2, 3 and 6. Exam Friday 2 May.|
|Assessment||essay (40%), seminar presentation and participation (20%), and in class test (40%)|
|Description||This unit provides students with insights into the debate about the effect of globalisation on employment relations by using comparative analysis to identify the range of factors that account for similarities and difference in national patterns of industrial relations. The unit focuses on providing an understanding of the nature of industrial relations patterns in developed and developing market economies and invites students to compare a range of developments across these countries.|