AIR349 - Transnational Diplomacy and Policy
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Unit chair:||D Coldicott|
Two units at Level 2 in the International Relations major.
1 hour Seminar - weeks 1 - 7 & 9 -11
1 hour Class - weeks 1 - 7 & 9 - 11
Participation in Model United Nations Summit (Saturday in week 7)
This unit critically examines the practices of transnational diplomacy and policymaking including the roles and relationships between intergovernmental organisations, non-governmental actors and national governments. The unit explores the nature of diplomacy in a globalizing world and interrogates the forms and effectiveness of a range of political and policymaking efforts to address current issues in world politics.
The unit will be delivered via a series of lectures, workshops and participation in a Model United Nations Summit (on campus or via the cloud).
Online Unit quiz 800 words 20%
Model United Nations Summit Teams of 4-5 students write 2000 words which is 400 to 500 words each plus speaking – all up approximately 1200 words 40%
Policy Paper 2000 words 40%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.