• Offered by School of Regulation and Global Governance
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject RegNet
  • Areas of interest Law, Policy Studies, Sociology, Criminology
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Mai Sato
    • Prof Veronica Taylor
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2020
    Second Semester 2020
    See Future Offerings

Some activities that form part of this course can be taken remotely or on-campus in Sem 2 2020. Check timetable for details. Group limits may apply

Information on the particular topic offered under this course will be outlined in the ‘Other Information’ section, including topic title, topic convenor, and an indication of workload and indicative assessment. This course complements the suite of existing courses offered by the School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet). The topics offered will vary in response to current issues and emerging research. Details of upcoming topic(s) 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.

Indicative Assessment

  1. Assessment requirements are aligned to each Special Topic, and will be included in the Class Summary when the course is scheduled. (100) [LO 1,2,3,4]

In response to COVID-19: Please note that Semester 2 Class Summary information (available under the classes tab) is as up to date as possible. Changes to Class Summaries not captured by this publication will be available to enrolled students via Wattle. 

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Workload

The total workload is 130 hours including independent study.

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the School of Regulation and Global Governance to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

To be included in the Class Summary for each individual Special Topic course.

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:
3
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 $4320
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
4567 24 Feb 2020 02 Mar 2020 08 May 2020 05 Jun 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
9523 27 Jul 2020 03 Aug 2020 31 Aug 2020 30 Oct 2020 In Person View

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