CONTEMPORARY POLITICS OF NORTHEAST ASIA

POL2CPA

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students survey the international politics of the Northeast Asian region, including the role of the United States; the ascending position of China; the 'normalisation' of Japan; tension on the Korean peninsula; regional energy insecurity; regional environmental security; multilateral integration. Students will learn how foreign policy makers, states and non-state actors interact dynamically within the bounds of converging political, social, economic and enviornmental forces at the regional level.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorBen Habib

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites 60 credit points of first year subjects, or subject coordinator's approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects POL3CPA

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsLMS online subject readerPrescribedMultipleMultiple

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Complete written work that demonstrates an ability to identify and describe key actors and issues in the international politics of Northeast Asia

Activities:
Research essay; Weekly blog activities
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research
Writing
Creative Problem-solving
Critical Thinking

02. Orally articulate and produce written work that demonstrates an application of recognised theoretical approachs to the international politics of Northeast Asia.

Activities:
Research essay; Weekly blog activities; Tutorial activities
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing
Critical Thinking
Inquiry/ Research
Creative Problem-solving
Speaking
Teamwork

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