Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:January, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Contact Hours: Online classes from January to June through the University of Nottingham, UK. This subject is only available online.
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Admission into the D-GLOBISS Diploma in Global Issues.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:
|Non Allowed Subjects:
|Core Participation Requirements:
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability
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This module aims to provide students with a perspective for understanding the historical growth and contemporary problems relating to the notion of citizenship. Specifically citizenship is related to globalization, the role of the state and issues of justice domestically and internationally. The module also aims to introduce students to a range of theoretical frameworks concerned with these issues.
a) Knowledge and understanding. By the end of the module, in their assessed work, students should be able to:
b) Intellectual skills. By the end of the module students should be able to:
c) Professional and practical skills The module will develop students’ ability to:
Multiple choice exam 20%, 1 x 1500 word written research essay 80%
A list of texts and readings will be provided at the start of the course.
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
The module will also develop students' ability to:
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Transcripts are sent from the international partner university approximately six weeks after the completion date of the course, therefore students are advised not to take this subject in the final semester of their undergraduate program if they wish to graduate in the December ceremonies.
Due to the varied grading schemes used by partners teaching into the U21 Diploma in Global Issues grades will be scaled according to the University of Melbourne standards using the grading scale online at http://www.mobility.unimelb.edu.au/outbound/u21/gip
Please note this subject has non-standard teaching and census dates.
U21 Certificate in Global Issues
U21 Diploma in Global Issues
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