Introduction to Politics (1101GIR)

This course introduces students to a range of ideas and topics fundamental to the study of political science. These include the state, democracy, political ideology and political culture. It also introduces students to the methodology of political science, in particular the ability to undertake research, think critically and develop coherent, written arguments. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatibles: 1101PPP Introduction to Politics.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Nathan Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
24 February 2020
Last date to add a course
8 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
22 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
26 April 2020

Please view full class information for School of Government and International Relations

The published class timetable below may no longer accurately reflect course delivery, with most classes transitioning to remote/online learning, wherever possible.  Please refer to your student email and Learning@Griffith course site for the most up to date arrangements.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (10183) Monday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
G30 1.09
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (12791) Open Monday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
G42 1.08
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (12790) Monday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
G42 1.08
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (12789) Monday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (12788) Full Monday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
24 February 2020
Last date to add a course
8 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
22 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
26 April 2020

Please view full class information for School of Government and International Relations

The published class timetable below may no longer accurately reflect course delivery, with most classes transitioning to remote/online learning, wherever possible.  Please refer to your student email and Learning@Griffith course site for the most up to date arrangements.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (10184) Tuesday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 7 - 12, 1 - 6
N48 0.14
Health Science
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (12796) Tuesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 -1.23
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (12795) Tuesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 -1.22
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (12794) Tuesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 0.61
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (12793) Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
N72 -2.11
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus
Workshop (12792) Tuesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 2 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 0.61
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus