This subject provides an introduction to the political study of international relations. It introduces the basic theories, concepts and ideas which shape the globalised world today. By critically examining the various ways international issues are practised, understood and debated (from security and trade, to climate change, terrorism and nuclear weapons etc.), this subject enables future professionals to make sense of the complexities of contemporary international relations questions, and Australia's place in the world.
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Not to be taken by students who have done POL212.
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of POL111 in Session 1 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.