Students enrolled in course code ABAB must complete at least 72 credit points (equivalent to 6 units) in Year 1 before undertaking any Level 2 units.
|1.||Investigate the origin and character of key political structures, including nation-states, corporations, and international and non-governmental organisations;|
|2.||Explain the emergence and persistence of such political structures to relevant theories drawn from Political Science and International Relations;|
|3.||Locate, review and employ a range of sources related to the study of political structures; and|
|4.||Articulate, orally and in writing, clear and convincing arguments regarding the origin, persistence and normative value of the political structures noted above.|
|Assignment||Reflective paper: My involvement in international affairs (750 words)||20%|
|Essay||A fully referenced, academic essay (2000 words)||50%|
|Journal||Journal summary of session questions, reflections & presentation (750 words)||30%|
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