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Australian Foreign Policy

Undergraduate | LTU-POL3AAW | 2024

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21 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
29 July 2024

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Australian Foreign Policy

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate a nuanced understanding of Australia's relations with selected countries and Australia's position in relation to issues explored in the subject such as the 'war on terror' and unauthorised arrivals.
    2. Demonstrate a broad and critical knowledge of the multiple sources and perspectives available for studying contemporary Australian foreign policy.
    3. Write critical reviews that demonstrate a coherent understanding of contemporary Australian foreign policy.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points of Level two subjects.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed POL2AAW (Australian Foreign Policy) are ineligible to enrol in this subject .

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

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