- Code INTR8072
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Department of International Relations
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject International Relations
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Nicolas Lemay-Hebert
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2019
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The aims of this course are:
- to introduce students to the practice and challenges of research design international relations
- to familiarize students with methods of investigation, data gathering and analysis
- to demonstrate research methods through a critical investigation of case studies and relevant literature
- to encourage students to develop critical analytical and evaluative skills
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate a sound knowledge and a critical understanding of research design and methods
- apply that knowledge to the development of a research proposal and plan
- communicate their critical understanding of research design and methods in a clear and concise way through a series of assignments and participation in seminars
The course is conducted through lectures and tutorials with an emphasis on interactive teaching aimed at engaging all students in active participation.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
- Literature Review;A critical review of therequired readings for any week chosen from weeks 2 to 6. 1000 words maximum. 15%. · (15) [LO null]
- Essay;3000 words maximum. 50% · (50) [LO null]
- Practicum Paper; Maximum 2000 words 35%. . (35) [LO null]
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One hour lecture and one hour tutorial per week, plus 8-10 hours of independent study
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed readings will be provide via Wattle
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