Applied Political Research

POL30003 25 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • 1 Semester (but may be taken in intensive mode)

Contact hours

  • 2 Hours per Week or equivalent

2019 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
5 Aug 19 - 3 Nov 19

Results:
10 Dec 19

Last self enrolment:
18 Aug 19

Census:
31 Aug 19

Last withdraw without fail:
20 Sep 19


Prerequisites

Admission to this unit is by application and Convenor approval only. Competive entry will apply on the basis of at least a distinction level average in their units in Politics and International Relations Major. 

 

Corequisites

Nil

Aims and objectives

The aim of this unit of study is to provide outstanding students with first-hand experience of operating in the Australian political environment. The student will develop skills in:

  • Carrying out independent research.
  • Evaluating evidence on topical issues impartially.
  • Policy analysis.
  • Managing a research project and meeting strict deadlines.