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Studying Public Policy - POL822

This unit addresses the question of how to study policy-making, with reference to several policy areas. Students will think about policies and policy-making through a variety of lenses including those that focus on interests, institutions and ideas. The approach is comparative, and for this reason part of the module with be devoted to methodological and research design issues relevant to doing and reading comparative research. Students will then apply these methodological tools to a research paper.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S2 Evening - Session 2, North Ryde, Evening

S2 External - Session 2, External ((with on-campus sessions))

Staff Contact(s): Dr Francesco Stolfi

Admission to MPPP or GradDipPP or GradCertPP or MSc in Environmental Health or MPPPMDevStud or MPPPMPASR or MPPPMIntRel or MSecStrategicStud or MCrim or MIntell or MCTerrorism or MPlan Prerequisite Information


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Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Modern History, Politics and International Relations

Faculty of Arts

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