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GOVT3661: Politics of the Pacific region

2023 unit information

Using the comparative method, this unit examines the politics of New Zealand and a number of significant Pacific nations. The unit examines these nations' political cultures, structures and history, and explores regional governance and regionally significant policy issues.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Government and International Relations

Code GOVT3661
Academic unit Government and International Relations
Credit points 6
Assumed knowledge:

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Demonstrate an understanding of the politics of the pacific region
  • LO2. Use of comparative method for analysis
  • LO3. Linking culture, history and institutions to political behaviour
  • LO4. Understanding relationships between history, geography, and contemporary domestic and international politics
  • LO5. Understanding regional policy and policy processes

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

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