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Arts

HSP222

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
HSA201 Race and Ethnic Politics
HSA203 Media and Politics
(Not Offered 2012)
HSA204 Politics in Literature and Film
HSA205 American Politics
(Not Offered 2012)
HSA222 Washington to Westminster: Comparative Politics
HSA226 Green Politics, Parties and Governance
HSA240 Australian Foreign Policy
(Not Offered 2012)
HSA241 Issues in Australian Politics
HSA258 International Relations of Asia
HSA260 Tasmanian Politics and Australian Federalism
(Not Offered 2012)
HSA270 Espionage, Terror and Global Disorder
HSD205 Policing and Governance
HSD208 Business-Government Relations
(Not Offered 2012)
HSD223 Sustainable Community Governance
HSD229 Global Environmental Governance
HSD230 Australian Environmental Policy
HSD231 Social Policy in Welfare States
(Not Offered 2012)
HSD241 Global Political Economy
HSD242 Antarctic and Oceans Policy
(Not Offered 2012)
HSD243 Understanding Public Policy
HSG201 Contemporary Issues in Government
(Not Offered 2012)
HSG202 Political Activism and Community Engagement
HSG203 Order, Violence and Justice
HSG205 Understanding Governance
HSG206 Special Topic in Government
HSG207 Third World Development Politics
(Not Offered 2012)
HSG213 NGOs and Global Governance
(Not Offered 2012)
HSG214 Measuring Sustainable Governance: Assessment and Indicators
(Not Offered 2012)
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
(Not Offered 2012)
HSR201 Great Power Foreign Policies

2013 HSP222 Contemporary Social Issues and 'At Risk' Populations A

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HSP222 H H H H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Summer H On Campus 01-JAN-2013 14-JAN-2013 28-JAN-2013 24-FEB-2013
Sem 1 H On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Winter H On Campus 01-JUN-2013 12-JUN-2013 24-JUN-2013 14-JUL-2013
Sem 2 H On Campus 15-JUL-2013 10-AUG-2013 02-SEP-2013 18-OCT-2013

* 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).

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DESCRIPTION
Examines contemporary social issues relating to substance abuse - especially those concerning the use of illicit and licit drugs. National and state policies and procedures dealing with substance abuse are outlined and specific powers, strategies and procedures are analysed and assessed. Attention will also be paid to "at risk" populations involved in these issues.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 2000word written assignment (20%) 2 one hour tests (15% each = 30%) 2 hour end of semester exam (50%)
Students must achieve 60% or more in all assessment components in order to gain an Ungraded Pass in this unit.

TEACHING PATTERN: 34 contact hours

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

About Flexible Study Options

INTERNATIONALISATION
This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq Employment as a Tasmania Police recruit.
Coreq HSP121, HSP122, HSP123, HSP124, HSP220, HSP221, HSP223, HSP224, HSP322, HPA190, HSD205.

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

STAFF: Associate Professor Roberta Julian(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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