• Offered by Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject Diplomacy
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Lauren Richardson
    • Dr Pauline Kerr
    • Gregory Fry
  • Mode of delivery Online or In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2020
    Second Semester 2020
    Spring Session 2020
    See Future Offerings

This course will be occasionally scheduled to offer one-off opportunities to study under visiting experts, or to showcase a new teaching area. Information on the particular topic offered under this course will be outlined in the ‘Other Information’ section, including topic title, the topic convenor, and an indication of workload and indicative assessment.This course complements the suite of existing core courses offered by the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy. The topics offered each year will vary in response to current issues and emerging research. Details of the topic(s) of the coming year are available from the convenor.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of the major issues in, and concepts associated with the special topic area;
  2. Evaluate and confidently apply these concepts;
  3. Critically evaluate approaches to the study of the special topic area;
  4. Demonstrate effective communication skills.

Indicative Assessment

  1. Assessment will differ from topic to topic and will be detailed in the class summary (100) [LO 1,2,3,4]

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Workload

Approximately 120 hours of study over the semester in the form of either in-class lecturers or intensive workshops combined with a significant amount of guided reading

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

None specified

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2020 $4050
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2020 $5760
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Internship
3960 24 Feb 2020 02 Mar 2020 31 Mar 2020 29 May 2020 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Modern Diplomacy
8039 27 Jul 2020 03 Aug 2020 31 Aug 2020 30 Oct 2020 Online N/A

Spring Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Indigenous Diplomacy
9545 02 Nov 2020 06 Nov 2020 06 Nov 2020 30 Nov 2020 In Person N/A

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