International Security

Unit set code: LMISEC | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
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This minor provides students with a deeper understanding of security and political responses to migration, international crime and terrorism and how freedom of expression and privacy are balanced against security needs. Students may substitute LLW2002 International Law Practicum for any one of the units in the minor, subject to unit convenor approval and availability.

Unit set structure

For a minor study students must complete 48 credit points consisting of: 

48 credit points of Minor Studies

What is a unit?

A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.


'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

As part of a course

This unit set is studied as part of the following course(s):

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