Politics and Security in the Asia-Pacific (8297.3)
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|Canberra School Of Politics, Economics And Society||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Learning outcomesUpon successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Identify key concepts used in the security studies;
2. Apply and compare the main foundational theories of security studies;
3. Analyse the major structural changes in the Asia Pacific and their ramifications; and
4. Examine contemporary security issues and conceptualise these problems in their historical context.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
2. UC graduates are global citizens - think globally about issues in their profession
Prerequisites675 Politics and Democracy OR 9548 Introduction to Politics OR 8296 Introduction to Politics and Government OR 9549 Introduction to Western Political Thought
Incompatible units9565 Asia-Pacific Politics
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Relevant journal articles will be provided as reading materials for each week. Please refer to Canvas.
Students are expected to attend lectures and tutorials. Tutorial participation (meaning more than mere attendance - see assessment details) accounts for ten per cent of the overall assessment for the unit.
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