2009 HSG206 Special Topic in Government

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: No

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See also   HSG306

SPECIAL NOTE: enrolment in this unit requires specific approval of the Head of School and is normally restricted to students who have demonstrated potential for honours level work in either Political Science or Public Policy

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HSG206 H,L H,L H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Summer H On Campus Offering in H 05-JAN-2009 12-JAN-2009 26-JAN-2009 06-FEB-2009
Sem 1 H On Campus 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 1 L On Campus 23-FEB-2009 23-MAR-2009 13-APR-2009 29-MAY-2009
Sem 2 H On Campus 13-JUL-2009 10-AUG-2009 31-AUG-2009 16-OCT-2009
Sem 2 L On Campus 13-JUL-2009 10-AUG-2009 31-AUG-2009 16-OCT-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: [R3A] [R3K]
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DESCRIPTION
Provides the opportunity for students to undertake study in an approved topic of special interest that is not normally offered in the School's undergraduate programs. The unit is taught at advanced, pre-Honours level. Enrolment in this unit requires the specific approval of the Head of School and is normally restricted to students who have demonstrated potential for honours in either Political Science or Public Policy.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 200 level: 5,000-word research essay (100%)
300 level: 5,500-word research essay (100%)

TEACHING PATTERN: Supervised research - intensive directed study involving weekly contact with supervisor

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% at level 200 in Public Policy or Political Science or equiv

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Summer)
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Head of School (Coordinator); students are supervised by existing Government staff or visiting scholars with expertise in chosen topic

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.

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