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Policy Making in a Global Era

Undergraduate | MAQ-POIX3060 | 2024

Study method
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Assessments
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
Duration
18 weeks
Start dates
19 Feb 2024

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Policy Making in a Global Era

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, you will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate a critical understanding of the various theoretical perspectives on the impact of globalisation on the role of the State
    2. Describe the policy-making process and identify points at which international factors impact on domestic policy capacity
    3. Explain the roles played by institutions and actors, both domestic and international, in the policy process
    4. Describe the various mechanisms through which policy is transferred from one jurisdiction to another
    5. Locate, assess and analyse relevant evidence and information related to public policy in the national and international spheres

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Others

NCCW (pre-2020 units) INTS301, INTS303, POL306
Pre-requisite: 130cp at 1000 level or above OR (20cp in POL or POIR or POIX units at 2000 level).
NCCW (2020 and onwards) POIR3060 Policy Making in a Global Era

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Students who have an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion under Macquarie University's Academic Progression Policy are not permitted to enrol in OUA units offered by Macquarie University. Students with an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion who have enrolled in units through OUA will be withdrawn.

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.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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UndergraduateMAQ-ART-DEG

Bachelor of Arts

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