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Minor (2020)

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Public Policy

Title Public Policy
Organisational Unit Global Studies
Special requirements
Excluded Majors Global Politics and Policy
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Description The Public Policy Minor is for students who want to develop a basic knowledge of the nature and purpose of public administration and of the policy-making process.
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Structure

Minor Structure - 12 credit points

100 Level Units - 3 credit points

Core Units - 3 credit points

POL133 Politics, Power and Policy - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
OUA: OUA1-external, OUA3-external

200 and 300 Level Units - 9 credit points

Core Units - 9 credit points

POL246 Public Policy Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal

POL332 Administering Global Governance and Global Business - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

POL341 Global Politics and Policy Research Paper - 3 points

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