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2013 HPP305 Business-Government Relations

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HPP205

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

The unit explores the relationship between business, government and civil society actors (unions, think tanks, non-governmental organisations) in capitalist countries, including Australia. Following an examination of different models of business-government relations (liberal, corporatist, authoritarian, communitarian), the unit analyses the history of business-government relations in Australia, the United States and Japan, and examines their different arrangements for regulating trade practices, maintaining competitiveness and managing workplace relations.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 200 level: 2,000-word essay (35%), 1,000-word book review (15%), tutorial participation (10%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%)
300 level: 2,500-word essay (35%), 1,000-word book review (15%), tutorial participation (10%), 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

   Fully online - H,L,I,W,N
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - H,L,I,W,N
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
   Video conferencing - H,L
A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
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REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 1 Introductory HSG, HIR or HPP unit
M.Excl HPP305, HSD208/308

STAFF: TBA

FEES
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KEY

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