- Code POLS6100
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Politics and International Relations
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Political Science
- Areas of interest Political Sciences
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr April Biccum
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2017
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Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Assess the extent to which empire as a category of analysis is adequate to describing contemporary global politics and North/South relations;
- Compare and assess different theoretical and normative perspectives on empire;
- Appreciate the potential contribution of postcolonial theory to political theory generally and a normative understanding of empire;
- Have developed some capacity to apply theoretical analysis to empirical/historical/cultural sources;
Major Essay (4,000 words) (60%) (LO 1,2,3,4)
Take Home Exam (2,000 words (40%) (LO 1,2,3,4)
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 24 hours of seminars; and, b) 106 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9234||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|