- Code POLS4041
- 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 Policy Studies, Political Sciences, Political Economy, Politics
- Academic career UGRD
- Prof John Uhr
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
First Semester 2020
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This course will vary depending on who is teaching it in a given year. The central point of the course will be to use the research agenda of the academic staff to provide expanded opportunities for the study of comparative politics. The special topic for 2020 is comparative studies in 'contemporary political theory'.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- identify the concepts used in comparative methods;
- understand the sources of these concepts and their historical development;
- use these concepts in order to critically research, analyse, and evaluate selected contemporary political theorists; and
- develop skills for research, argument, and analysis in order to to effectively communicate their own perspectives on key concepts and issues in comparative politics.
Course outline available from Professor John Uhr: email@example.com
- First Research Paper (2500 words) (50) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Second Research Paper (2500 words) (50) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 24 hours of seminars over 12 weeks; 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|
|4811||24 Feb 2020||02 Mar 2020||08 May 2020||05 Jun 2020||In Person||View|