- Code INTR8045
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Department of International Relations
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject International Relations
- Areas of interest International Relations
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Mathew Davies
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2021
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This course has been adjusted for remote participation in Semester 1 2021 due to COVID-19 restrictions. On-campus activities may also be available.
This course introduces students to the structures, practices, norms and actors of global governance. The course begins with a consideration of core theoretical concepts, including governance, globalisation, institutions, power, authority, and legitimacy. We then consider debates on global governance as they pertain to broad issue areas of global governance such as global security governance, global health governance, global economic governance, global environmental governance, and global internet governance. The course concludes with some reflections on the long-term trajectory and future prospects of the global governance project.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate a sound knowledge and a critical understanding of the key themes and concepts of global governance
- Understand the relationship between these key themes to the core debates from the discipline of International Relations
- Apply those themes and concepts to a case study of contemporary global governance
- Communicate an understanding about global governance in a clear and concise way through assignments and class participation
The course is conducted through seminars with an emphasis on interactive teaching aimed at engaging all students in active participation.
- Please note that this assessment is indicative only. The actual assessment for the course is provided in the Class Summary prior to the commencement of the semester in which the course is being conducted and may differ from this assessment. (null) [LO null]
- Course Participation (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Op-ed (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Essay plan (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Research Essay (50) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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Approximately 130 hours comprising seminars as well as associated preparation, independent study, and assessment time.
Please note this is a general guide, averaged over the semester and the final hours ultimately depend on the individual's ability in 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|
|4228||22 Feb 2021||01 Mar 2021||31 Mar 2021||28 May 2021||In Person||N/A|