2009 HSD223 Regional Development Policy

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HSD323

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

Examines how small, sub-national peripheral economies respond to the challenge of the international global economy. Topics include regional development theory and models of regional policy, the role of official development agencies, central-regional relations, alternative community-based strategies and oppositional planning. Cases considered include Tasmania and the Maritime provinces of Canada.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 200 level: 2,000-word essay (40%), 1,000-word report (20%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%)
300 level: 2,500-word essay (40%), 1,000-word report (20%), 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,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
   Video conferencing - H,L
A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% at level 100 in Public Policy or equiv
M.Excl HGE226/326

STAFF: Dr T McCall (Coordinator)

FEES
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