The Mechanics of Power (1102GIR)

Elections, politicians, the media, parliament: these are familiar and powerful features of everyday life in modern democracies. But how do they work? By comparing the experience of different countries, this course explores the ways in which institutions shape the choice and strategies of the various political actors. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatibles: 1102PPP Political Institutions.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Nathan Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

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

Most timetabled classes will commence online. Venues will be displayed if classes transition to on-campus delivery. Refer to the Studying in Trimester 2 2020 website for further information.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Lecture
Lecture (40197) Tuesday 15:00 - 16:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Workshop
Workshop (42598) Tuesday 14:00 - 14:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Workshop (42597) Tuesday 17:00 - 17:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

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

Most timetabled classes will commence online. Venues will be displayed if classes transition to on-campus delivery. Refer to the Studying in Trimester 2 2020 website for further information.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Lecture
Lecture (40198) Tuesday 15:00 - 16:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Workshop
Workshop (42603) Open Tuesday 11:00 - 11:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Workshop (42602) Tuesday 14:00 - 14:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Workshop (42601) Tuesday 17:00 - 17:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12