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2076

POLITICS 106

: Global Politics
2020 Semester Two (1205)
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
2077

POLITICS 107

: New Zealand Politics
2023 Semester Two (1235)
An introduction to understanding who governs New Zealand and in whose interests. Topics include national identity, institutions of government, leadership, voting and elections, the place of Māori within the political system, parties and political participation. The course draws on current research in NZ politics and provides knowledge that can be applied to a variety of careers, including law, business and public service.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2078

POLITICS 107

: New Zealand Politics
2022 Semester Two (1225)
An introduction to understanding who governs New Zealand and in whose interests. Topics include national identity, institutions of government, leadership, voting and elections, the place of Māori within the political system, parties and political participation. The course draws on current research in NZ politics and provides knowledge that can be applied to a variety of careers, including law, business and public service.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2079

POLITICS 107

: New Zealand Politics
2021 Semester Two (1215)
An introduction to understanding who governs New Zealand and in whose interests. Topics include national identity, institutions of government, leadership, voting and elections, the place of Māori within the political system, parties and political participation. The course draws on current research in NZ politics and provides knowledge that can be applied to a variety of careers, including law, business and public service.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2080

POLITICS 107

: New Zealand Politics
2020 Semester Two (1205)
An introduction to understanding who governs New Zealand and in whose interests. Topics include national identity, institutions of government, leadership, voting and elections, the place of Māori within the political system, parties and political participation. The course draws on current research in NZ politics and provides knowledge that can be applied to a variety of careers, including law, business and public service.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2081

POLITICS 107G

: New Zealand Politics
2021 Semester Two (1215)
An introduction to understanding who governs New Zealand and in whose interests. Topics include national identity, institutions of government, leadership, voting and elections, the place of Māori within the political system, parties and political participation. The course draws on current research in NZ politics and provides knowledge that can be applied to a variety of careers, including law, business and public service.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2082

POLITICS 107G

: New Zealand Politics
2020 Semester Two (1205)
An introduction to understanding who governs New Zealand and in whose interests. Topics include national identity, institutions of government, leadership, voting and elections, the place of Māori within the political system, parties and political participation. The course draws on current research in NZ politics and provides knowledge that can be applied to a variety of careers, including law, business and public service.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2083

POLITICS 109

: Foundations of Western Politics and Law
2024 Semester One (1243)
An examination, via the works of selected major European thinkers from Ancient Greece to nineteenth-century Britain, of ideas central to the western tradition of political thought: justice, law, liberty, power, rights, citizenship, the rights of women, and the right to resist governments. Thinkers studied include Plato, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft, Mill and Marx.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2084

POLITICS 109

: Foundations of Western Politics and Law
2023 Semester Two (1235)
An examination, via the works of selected major European thinkers from Ancient Greece to nineteenth-century Britain, of ideas central to the western tradition of political thought: justice, law, liberty, power, rights, citizenship, the rights of women, and the right to resist governments. Thinkers studied include Plato, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft, Mill and Marx.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2085

POLITICS 109

: Foundations of Western Politics and Law
2022 Semester One (1223)
An examination, via the works of selected major European thinkers from Ancient Greece to nineteenth-century Britain, of ideas central to the western tradition of political thought: justice, law, liberty, power, rights, citizenship, the rights of women, and the right to resist governments. Thinkers studied include Plato, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft, Mill and Marx.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2086

POLITICS 109

: Foundations of Western Politics and Law
2020 Semester One (1203)
An examination, via the works of selected major European thinkers from Ancient Greece to nineteenth-century Britain, of ideas central to the western tradition of political thought: justice, law, liberty, power, rights, citizenship, the rights of women, and the right to resist governments. Thinkers studied include Plato, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft, Mill and Marx.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2087

POLITICS 201

: Globalisation and International Organisations
2024 Semester One (1243)
Examines the relationship between globalisation and international relations. Investigates recent developments of globalisation in view of the rise and fall of great powers, placing globalisation against the backdrop of the school of liberalism in international relations theory, and studies the role played by international organisations. <i>Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations or Employment Relations and Organisational Studies or POLITICS 106 and 30 points in either Global Politics and Human Rights or International Relations and Business Restriction: POLITICS 348</i>
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2088

POLITICS 201

: Globalisation and International Organisations
2022 Semester One (1223)
Examines the relationship between globalisation and international relations. Investigates recent developments of globalisation in view of the rise and fall of great powers, placing globalisation against the backdrop of the school of liberalism in international relations theory, and studies the role played by international organisations. <i>Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations or Employment Relations and Organisational Studies or POLITICS 106 and 30 points in either Global Politics and Human Rights or International Relations and Business Restriction: POLITICS 348</i>
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2089

POLITICS 201

: Globalisation and International Organisations
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Examines the relationship between globalisation and international relations. Investigates recent developments of globalisation in view of the rise and fall of great powers, placing globalisation against the backdrop of the school of liberalism in international relations theory, and studies the role played by international organisations. <i>Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations or Employment Relations and Organisational Studies or POLITICS 106 and 30 points in either Global Politics and Human Rights or International Relations and Business Restriction: POLITICS 348</i>
Subject: Politics & International Rels
No pre-requisites or restrictions
2090

POLITICS 201

: Globalisation and International Organisations
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Examines the relationship between globalisation and international relations. Investigates recent developments of globalisation in view of the rise and fall of great powers, placing globalisation against the backdrop of the school of liberalism in international relations theory, and studies the role played by international organisations.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Political Studies or Politics and International Relations or POLITICS 106 and 30 points in either Global Politics and Human Rights or International Relations and Business
Restriction: POLITICS 348
2091

POLITICS 202

: Democrats and Dictators
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Introduces the study of institutional change in non-democratic and emergent and established democratic states. Develops an understanding of democratic transition and consolidation (or a lack of them), and the breadth of institutional types in global politics.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations, and 30 points from BA courses or 30 points in Global Studies
2092

POLITICS 209

: Modern Political Thought
2024 Semester One (1243)
What should the state do and what should it keep out of? Focussing on key debates in modern political theory, topics will vary year from year and may include political authority and the rule of law; freedom, coercion, and manipulation; indigenous rights and the welfare state; paternalism; the ethics of war, global justice and feminism.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations and 30 points in the BA
2093

POLITICS 209

: Modern Political Thought
2023 Semester One (1233)
What should the state do and what should it keep out of? Focussing on key debates in modern political theory, topics will vary year from year and may include political authority and the rule of law; freedom, coercion, and manipulation; indigenous rights and the welfare state; paternalism; the ethics of war, global justice and feminism.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations and 30 points in the BA
2094

POLITICS 209

: Modern Political Thought
2022 Semester One (1223)
What should the state do and what should it keep out of? Focussing on key debates in modern political theory, topics will vary year from year and may include political authority and the rule of law; freedom, coercion, and manipulation; indigenous rights and the welfare state; paternalism; the ethics of war, global justice and feminism.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations and 30 points in the BA
2095

POLITICS 209

: Modern Political Thought
2021 Semester One (1213)
What should the state do and what should it keep out of? Focussing on key debates in modern political theory, topics will vary year from year and may include political authority and the rule of law; freedom, coercion, and manipulation; indigenous rights and the welfare state; paternalism; the ethics of war, global justice and feminism.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations and 30 points in the BA
2096

POLITICS 209

: Modern Political Thought
2020 Semester One (1203)
What should the state do and what should it keep out of? Focussing on key debates in modern political theory, topics will vary year from year and may include political authority and the rule of law; freedom, coercion, and manipulation; indigenous rights and the welfare state; paternalism; the ethics of war, global justice and feminism.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I in Political Studies or Politics and International Relations and 30 points in the BA
2097

POLITICS 211

: Politics of China
2023 Semester One (1233)
An introduction to China's domestic politics, emphasising changes since 1978. The course explores topics such as political succession; the cadre system and political decision-making at the central, provincial, and local levels; economic development; popular religion and the state; NGOs and the non-state sector; nationalism and ethnic diversity; the role and relevance of ideological legacies; and institutional innovation and authoritarian survival.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations, or POLITICS 106 and ASIAN 100, or CHINESE 130 and ASIAN 100
2098

POLITICS 211

: Politics of China
2021 Semester One (1213)
An introduction to China's domestic politics, emphasising changes since 1978. The course explores topics such as political succession; the cadre system and political decision-making at the central, provincial, and local levels; economic development; popular religion and the state; NGOs and the non-state sector; nationalism and ethnic diversity; the role and relevance of ideological legacies; and institutional innovation and authoritarian survival.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations, or POLITICS 106 and ASIAN 100, or CHINESE 130 and ASIAN 100
2099

POLITICS 218

: American Politics and Public Policy
2024 Summer School (1240)
Explores American politics and policy. Analyses the US political system and its governance, including the ideas of federalism, separation of powers, checks and balances. Examines the country’s development, its legal and policy-making system, the dynamics between the various actors, and the struggle for power and policy. Covers political parties, participation, interest groups, social movements, media, campaigns and elections.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations, or POLITICS 106 and 30 points in Global Politics and Human Rights
Restriction: POLITICS 347
2100

POLITICS 218

: American Politics and Public Policy
2023 Summer School (1230)
An overview of structures and processes in American politics and policy. Topics include American political development, elements of civil society, the machinery of government, and contemporary politics and policy.
Subject: Politics & International Rels
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations, or POLITICS 106 and 30 points in Global Politics and Human Rights
Restriction: POLITICS 319