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2013 HIR210 Global Environmental Governance

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HIR310

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

This unit examines the globalisation of environmental problems, broader governance approaches to global environmental policy, and the links between trade and environment. Students will gain an understanding of issues of international environmental governance, global political economy and ecology. The unit will also examine nation-state, international organisational and non-governmental roles in global policy processes. There will be some discussion of international regimes as major policy instruments for the management of the global environment.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

Intermediate level:1,000-word short essay (20%); 2,000-word essay (40%); 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%);
Advanced level:1,000-word short essay (20%); 2,500-word essay (40%); 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: Int: 2-hr lecture weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly;
Dist. Ed: web-based delivery of 13 lectures, 1 online tutorial discussion fortnightly

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - H
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Fully online - I,N,L,W
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - I,N,L,W,H
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
   Video conferencing - L
A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
M.Excl HIR310 HSD229/329
Prereq 1 Introductory HSG, HIR or HPP unit

STAFF: Prof Aynsley Kellow(Coordinator)

FEES
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KEY

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