Arts

HSD205

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
HSA201 Race and Ethnic Politics
HSA203 Media and Politics
(Not Offered 2011)
HSA204 Politics in Literature and Film
HSA205 American Politics
(Not Offered 2011)
HSA222 Washington to Westminster: Comparative Politics
HSA226 Green Politics, Parties and Governance
HSA240 Australian Foreign Policy
(Not Offered 2011)
HSA241 Issues in Australian Politics
HSA258 International Relations of Asia
HSA260 Tasmanian Politics and Australian Federalism
(Not Offered 2011)
HSA270 Espionage, Terror and Global Disorder
(Not Offered 2011)
HSD205 Policing and Governance
HSD208 Business-Government Relations
HSD223 Sustainable Community Governance
(Not Offered 2011)
HSD229 Global Environmental Policy
(Not Offered 2011)
HSD230 Australian Environmental Policy
HSD231 Social Policy in Welfare States
HSD241 Global Political Economy
HSD242 Antarctic and Oceans Policy
HSD243 Understanding Public Policy
HSG201 Contemporary Issues in Government
(Not Offered 2011)
HSG202 Political Activism and Community Engagement
(Not Offered 2011)
HSG203 Order, Violence and Justice
HSG205 Understanding Governance
HSG206 Special Topic in Government
HSG207 Third World Development Politics
(Not Offered 2011)
HSG213 NGOs and Global Governance
HSG214 Measuring Sustainable Governance: Assessment and Indicators
HSP200 Special Topic in Policing
HSP220 Risk Management: Interpersonal Violence
HSP221 Risk Management: Property Loss
HSP222 Contemporary Social Issues and 'At Risk' Populations A
HSP223 Investigation Social Behaviour B
HSP224 Social Conflict Resolution B
HSR200 International Security
HSR201 Great Power Foreign Policies

2009 HSD205 Policing and Governance

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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SPECIAL NOTE: second year core unit for Police Studies major

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HSD205 H
Distance(H,L,W,I,N)

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H Distance 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 1 H On Campus 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 1 I Distance 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 1 L Distance 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 1 N Distance 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 1 W Distance 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Offered in Courses: [L3D] [R3A] [R3K]
About Census Dates

DESCRIPTION
Examines the roles and functions that the police play as a major agency of governance in society. The structures and strategies of policing are analysed and the relationships between the police, other governmental institutions and the general public are discussed. Contemporary issues concerning police accountability, police culture, police deviance, oversight authorities, the managerial approach to policing, the marketisation of policing, community policing and transnational crime are examined. Case material from Australia, Britain, the United States and other largely western countries is drawn on to illustrate policy issues.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

In-Service pathway (commencing mid-2009): 2000-word written assignment (20%); 2 one-hour tests (15% ea = 30%); 2-hr end of semester exam (50%)

Existing BSocSc(Pol Studs) pathway: 2,000-word written assignment (35%); one-hour test (15%); 2-hr end of semester exam (50%)

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,N,W
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - H,L,I,N,W
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

INTERNATIONALISATION
This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% at level 100 in Public Policy or equiv
M.Excl HSP201/301, HGE240/340

TEXTS
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Dr Robert Hall (Coordinator)

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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