PAIS502 Political IdeologiesUpdated: 15 March 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Pre-requisites||candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||POLS100 or PAIS102 or PAIS302|
- Political Ideologies
|Coordinator(s)||Tim Battin (email@example.com)|
This unit is a broad introduction to some major and influential political ideologies. Ideologies considered include conservatism, liberalism, Marxism and democratic socialism, as well as such new ideologies as religious fundamentalism. This unit proceeds from the assumption that a knowledge of political ideologies is essential for understanding political systems and institutions and the contexts in which they exist, political behaviour and political discourse.
Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: