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Politics in Developing Nations (7081.5)

Level: Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands:

Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline: Canberra School of Politics, Economics and Society



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    This unit provides students with an introduction to politics in developing nations, especially those of the Asia-Pacific region.

    Learning Outcomes


    1. Understand the historical context of politics in developing nations.

    2. Appreciate the complexity, distinctiveness and diversity of politics in developing nations.

    3. Be able to link conceptual and theoretical ideas to political practice in developing countries.

    4. Be able to analyse and explain political events in developing countries and effectively communicate this information.

    Contact Hours

    Three hours per week.


    675 Politics and Democracy OR 9548 Introduction to Politics OR 8296 Introduction to Politics and Government OR 9549 Introduction to Western Political Thought.

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