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POL402 Politics Reading Subject (16)


The subject involves in-depth reading in an approved field of political science, under the guidance of a supervisor.

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Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: POL402
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
Two sessionsHD/FLSchool of Humanities and Social Sciences

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to demonstrate familiarity with the literature in the chosen field of study in written essays and critical reviews
  • be able to demonstrate a scholarly appreciation of specific topics and issues relating to that field in written essays and critical reviews
  • be able to demonstrate higher level analytical and research skills in written essays and critical reviews


The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Student and supervisor work together to develop an appropriate reading and study program


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.