MFU 4 Asylum Seekers: Global Politics


We live in a pivotal moment in modern history, where political, economic and environmental forces are combining to drive great change across human societies. This course introduces students to important issues shaping this historic moment in international affairs. The student group will work together to learn basic skills of political analysis by investigating twelve weekly topics based on the themes of security, economy and social change.

 

TAGS: history, politics, Australia, economics, immigration, human rights

 

 

 

 

Starts: Feb. 4, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Where: NTEU Building University of Melbourne, Wilson Ave Parkville VIC 3052
Format: Presentation - 45 minutes, open discussion - 45 minutes

Human Security and Human Rights

Feb. 4, 2014

Australia's Place in the World

March 19, 2014

International Security

March 26, 2014

Energy Security

April 16, 2014

International Political Economy

April 23, 2014

Global Financial Crisis

April 30, 2014

Global Environmental Politics

May 21, 2014

Revolution and Change

May 28, 2014

Post-Colonialism

July 5, 2014

International Institutions

Sept. 4, 2014

Global Women's Movement

Oct. 5, 2014

What is politics?

Dec. 3, 2014