Issues in Public Policy (GOVT6311)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study will examine a current national or international public policy process, issue or sector. It will deal with contemporary themes and issues in terms of ground level policies, as well as wider conceptual frameworks to help explain them.

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week or equivalent intensive

Assessment

1x1500wd Essay (30%), 1x3000wd Essay (50%), 1x Seminar participation (20%),

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.