Dynamics of Human Rights Violations (HRTD6903)
UNIT OF STUDY
Using a case study approach, this unit helps students to analyse the causes and sustaining dynamics of human rights violations along a number of dimensions; cultural, economic, organisational, social and political. Students will then acquire analytic and practical capacities and skills to assess the merits and feasibility of different types of interventions and design intervention strategies. It considers the impact of different types of interventions and the processes available for assessing the human rights impact of other laws, policies or developments.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences
- Graduate Certificate in Human Rights
- Graduate Diploma in Development Studies
- Graduate Diploma in Human Rights
- Graduate Diploma in International Relations
- Master of Development Studies
- Master of Human Rights
- Master of International Relations
- Master of International Security
Further unit of study information
1x1.5hr lecture/week, 1x1.5hr tutorial/week
1x3000wd written assignment (50%), 1x1500wd (equivalent) reflection (40%), Class participation (10%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.