Government Honours A (GOVT4101)


The Honours program in Government and International Relations consists of: 1. a bibliographic essay and a thesis written under the supervision of one member of academic staff; 2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours each in Semester 1. For more information, consult the Department of Government and International Relations website or contact the Honours Coordinator.

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2x2-hr seminars/week in Semester 1


3000wd bibliographic essay (10%) and 18000-20000wd thesis (50%) and 6000wd equivalent written work at each seminar (2x20%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Credit grades in two junior GOVT units of study, and completion of 8 senior GOVT units of study with a credit minimum in each, including completion of GOVT2991, GOVT3993 and GOVT3994. Requirements for the Pass degree must be completed before entry to leve

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