Asia-Pacific: Zone of Conflict or Peace?
Subject 166-499 (2009)
Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Total Time Commitment: 2 contact hours/week , 8 additional hours/week. Total of 8.5 hours per week.|
|Prerequisites:||Admission to the Postgraduate Certificate/ Diploma in International Politics, Political Science or Public Policy and Management, or Fourth-year Honours in Political Science, International Studies or Public Policy and Management, or the Master of Public Policy and Management, or the Master of International Politics.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Pradeep Kumar Taneja
ContactDr. Pradeep Taneja
|Subject Overview:||This subject provides an examination of some important issues in Asia-Pacific international politics in the light of relevant theorizing, interpretations and debates. The topics for study will normally include the China-US-Japan triangle, the Taiwan and Korean conflicts, the international context of conflicts relating to Indonesia and the Southwest Pacific, Australian engagement in the Asia-Pacific, and new and emerging issues in the Asia-Pacific.|
|Assessment:||A written essay of 3000 words, 60% (due late in semester) and a review essay of 2000 words, 40% (due during the examination period).|
|Prescribed Texts:||A subject reader will be available. |
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Notes:||Formerly available as 166-512 and 166-499. Students who have completed 166-512 or 166-499 are not eligible to enrol in this subject.|
Bachelor of Public Policy and Management |
Bachelor of Public Policy and Management(Honours)
Master of International Politics
Master of Public Policy and Management (Coursework)
Public Policy and Management
Public Policy and Management
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