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2051

POLICY 701

: Policy Analysis and Evaluation
2021 Semester One (1213)
Provides a solid practical and theoretical basis for public policy analysis. Examines criteria for effective policy-making as well as competing models of the policy process. Concepts and approaches covered include: problem definition, writing policy briefs, project implementation, reflexive policy-making, cost-benefit and impact analysis. Students will use these concepts and methods to explore substantive topics of their choice.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLITICS 748
2052

POLICY 701

: Policy Analysis and Evaluation
2020 Semester One (1203)
Provides a solid practical and theoretical basis for public policy analysis. Examines criteria for effective policy-making as well as competing models of the policy process. Concepts and approaches covered include: problem definition, writing policy briefs, project implementation, reflexive policy-making, cost-benefit and impact analysis. Students will use these concepts and methods to explore substantive topics of their choice.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLITICS 748
2053

POLICY 702

: Economics of Policy
2024 Semester Two (1245)
Applies economic reasoning to current problems in policy and government. Covers fundamentals of market economy, competition policy, welfare and taxation, market failure, problems of collective choice, growth and development, the structure of the macroeconomic system, and the role of public finance agencies in the management of the economy.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 743
2054

POLICY 702

: Economics of Policy
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Applies economic reasoning to current problems in policy and government. Covers fundamentals of market economy, competition policy, welfare and taxation, market failure, problems of collective choice, growth and development, the structure of the macroeconomic system, and the role of public finance agencies in the management of the economy.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 743
2055

POLICY 702

: Economics of Policy
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Applies economic reasoning to current problems in policy and government. Covers fundamentals of market economy, competition policy, welfare and taxation, market failure, problems of collective choice, growth and development, the structure of the macroeconomic system, and the role of public finance agencies in the management of the economy.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 743
2056

POLICY 702

: Economics of Policy
2021 Semester One (1213)
Applies economic reasoning to current problems in policy and government. Covers behavioural models in economics; the structure of the macroeconomic system; taxation; market failure; and problems of collective choice.
Subject: Public Policy
Prerequisite: STATS 101 and approval of Academic Head or nominee
2057

POLICY 702

: Economics of Policy
2020 Semester One (1203)
Applies economic reasoning to current problems in policy and government. Covers behavioural models in economics; the structure of the macroeconomic system; taxation; market failure; and problems of collective choice.
Subject: Public Policy
Prerequisite: STATS 101 and approval of Academic Head or nominee
2058

POLICY 740

: Policy Design, Analysis and Implementation
2024 Semester One (1243)
Provides a critical overview of the policy process including problem definition, co-design as well as focusing on a range of theoretical and methodological approaches to policy analysis, including cost-benefit analysis, regulatory impact analysis and gender and diversity impact assessments.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 701
2059

POLICY 740

: Policy Design, Analysis and Implementation
2022 Academic Year Term (1221)
Provides a critical overview of the policy process including problem definition, co-design as well as focusing on a range of theoretical and methodological approaches to policy analysis, including cost-benefit analysis, regulatory impact analysis and gender and diversity impact assessments.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 701
2060

POLICY 741

: Government and Policy: New Zealand Compared
2024 Semester Two (1245)
Examines New Zealand's machinery of government at both central and local level. Analyses the relative impact of institutions, interests and ideas on public policy outcomes in New Zealand and internationally. Applies these understandings to the methods and processes associated with policy transfer and lesson drawing cross-nationally.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLITICS 756, 757
2061

POLICY 741

: Government and Policy: New Zealand Compared
2022 Academic Year Term (1221)
Examines New Zealand's machinery of government at both central and local level. Analyses the relative impact of institutions, interests and ideas on public policy outcomes in New Zealand and internationally. Applies these understandings to the methods and processes associated with policy transfer and lesson drawing cross-nationally.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLITICS 756, 757
2062

POLICY 742

: Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy
2024 Semester Two (1245)
Provides the fundamentals of statistical analysis and examines the use of different types of data used in evidence-based policy making, as well as the issues associated with the advent, use and governance of big data. Covers research design choices and quantitative methods for policy analysis.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 769, POLITICS 769
2063

POLICY 742

: Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy
2024 Semester One (1243)
Provides the fundamentals of statistical analysis and examines the use of different types of data used in evidence-based policy making, as well as the issues associated with the advent, use and governance of big data. Covers research design choices and quantitative methods for policy analysis.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 769, POLITICS 769
2064

POLICY 742

: Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy
2023 Semester One (1233)
Provides the fundamentals of statistical analysis and examines the use of different types of data used in evidence-based policy making, as well as the issues associated with the advent, use and governance of big data. Covers research design choices and quantitative methods for policy analysis.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 769, POLITICS 769
2065

POLICY 742

: Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy
2022 Semester One (1223)
Provides the fundamentals of statistical analysis and examines the use of different types of data used in evidence-based policy making, as well as the issues associated with the advent, use and governance of big data. Covers research design choices and quantitative methods for policy analysis.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 769, POLITICS 769
2066

POLICY 742

: Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy
2022 Academic Year Term (1221)
Provides the fundamentals of statistical analysis and examines the use of different types of data used in evidence-based policy making, as well as the issues associated with the advent, use and governance of big data. Covers research design choices and quantitative methods for policy analysis.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 769, POLITICS 769
2067

POLICY 742

: Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy
2020 Semester One (1203)
Provides the fundamentals of statistical analysis and examines the use of different types of data used in evidence-based policy making, as well as the issues associated with the advent, use and governance of big data. Covers research design choices and quantitative methods for policy analysis.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 769, POLITICS 769
2068

POLICY 743

: Economics, Budgets and Bureaucrats
2024 Semester One (1243)
Applies key concepts and tools of economic analysis to contemporary policy problems. Focuses on the allocation of the economy’s resources, the budget process and the role of public finance agencies, rationales for government intervention in a market economy, and the impact of expenditure and taxation on the economy and citizens’ wellbeing.
Subject: Public Policy
Restriction: POLICY 702
2069

POLICY 743

: Economics, Budgets and Bureaucrats
2023 Academic Year Term (1231)
Applies key concepts and tools of economic analysis to contemporary policy problems. Focuses on the allocation of the economy’s resources, the budget process and the role of public finance agencies, rationales for government intervention in a market economy, and the impact of expenditure and taxation on the economy and citizens’ wellbeing.
Subject: Public Policy
Prerequisite: POLICY 742
Restriction: POLICY 702
2070

POLICY 743

: Economics, Budgets and Bureaucrats
2022 Academic Year Term (1221)
Applies key concepts and tools of economic analysis to contemporary policy problems. Focuses on the allocation of the economy’s resources, the budget process and the role of public finance agencies, rationales for government intervention in a market economy, and the impact of expenditure and taxation on the economy and citizens’ wellbeing.
Subject: Public Policy
Prerequisite: POLICY 742
Restriction: POLICY 702
2071

POLICY 744

: Policy in Practice
2024 Semester Two (1245)
Provides a practical opportunity for participants to work with a policy agency in an advisory capacity to develop evidence-informed recommendations addressing a complex policy problem. Engages students in a team-based exercise that applies the knowledge and skills gained from completing the core courses in a way that informs “real world” policy decisions.
Subject: Public Policy
Prerequisite: POLICY 740-743
Restriction: POLICY 737, POLITICS 774
2072

POLITICS 106

: Global Politics
2024 Semester Two (1245)
An introduction to the study of international relations. The focus is on how international organisations, states and non-state actors raise and address global challenges such as security and human insecurity, humanitarian intervention, global trade and finance, development and poverty, environmental degradation, warfare, and respect for human rights. The course is informed by and introduces a range of international relations theories.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2073

POLITICS 106

: Global Politics
2023 Semester One (1233)
An introduction to the study of international relations. The focus is on how international organisations, states and non-state actors raise and address global challenges such as security and human insecurity, humanitarian intervention, global trade and finance, development and poverty, environmental degradation, warfare, and respect for human rights. The course is informed by and introduces a range of international relations theories.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2074

POLITICS 106

: Global Politics
2022 Semester One (1223)
An introduction to the study of international relations. The focus is on how international organisations, states and non-state actors raise and address global challenges such as security and human insecurity, humanitarian intervention, global trade and finance, development and poverty, environmental degradation, warfare, and respect for human rights. The course is informed by and introduces a range of international relations theories.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2075

POLITICS 106

: Global Politics
2021 Semester One (1213)
An introduction to the study of international relations. The focus is on how international organisations, states and non-state actors raise and address global challenges such as security and human insecurity, humanitarian intervention, global trade and finance, development and poverty, environmental degradation, warfare, and respect for human rights. The course is informed by and introduces a range of international relations theories.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions