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  • Debt Capital MarketsLAWS70111

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    Following the global financial crisis (GFC) and the sovereign debt crisis, the debt capital markets have seen major changes. A lack of trust and disclosure led to a surge in bondholder litigation, along with ongoing enforcement action from supervisors and regulators. Investors continue to explore...

  • Studying Contemporary Art AbroadAHIS30002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is taught on location in a major art centre (the subject may be taught in one year in New York, or in other destinations as appropriate) using social, economic, geographical and cultural effects of the respective arts centre as a case study of culture in action. Students will be intr...

  • Introduction to String TheoryMAST90069

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The first half of this subject is an introduction to two-dimensional conformal field theory with emphasis on the operator formalism and explicit calculations. The second half is an introduction to string theory based on the first half. For concreteness, the representation theory of Virasoro algeb...

  • Genealogies of PlaceCWRI40009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In this subject students will engage with creative and intellectual concepts that deal with an understanding of place (and places) and its relationship to individuals, communities and cultural formations. These places may be physical, social or psychological, and can include "natural". landscapes...

  • Groups, Categories & Homological AlgebraMAST90068

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    As well as being beautiful in its own right, algebra is used in many areas of mathematics, computer science and physics. This subject provides a grounding in several fundamental areas of modern advanced algebra including Lie groups, combinatorial group theory, category theory and homological alge...

  • Explorations (Landscape Studio 1)ABPL20038

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject introduces fundamental approaches for thinking about and exploration of landscape architecture. This studio explores ideas of presentation, design processes, and key theoretical concepts relating to contemporary landscape architectural design.

  • Law and Indigenous PeoplesLAWS90008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    The field of "law and indigenous peoples" is fast developing in Australia and elsewhere as a coherent body of law and theory in its own right, containing its own methodologies and specialities. It is a body of law that is a highly-specialised field of practice and scholarship, but also crosses an...

  • Advanced Quantitative Research MethodsMGMT90199

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is aimed at students in research graduate programs. The subject introduces students to advanced inferential techniques used in management and marketing research. Topics will include but not limited to regression models, critical assumptions, mediation and moderation, limited dependen...

  • Conservation of Photographs 1CUMC90009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject introduces the current philosophy, ethics, materials, procedures and techniques that are used in the practical conservation of photographs. Students will identify problems and the appropriate treatment including repairs, consolidation, retouching, surface cleaning and humidification ...

  • Methods in Sociolinguistic ResearchLING40013

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This course is an Honours level introduction to key concepts and approaches in field-based methodologies employed in sociocultural linguistics, with a particular focus on contemporary scholarship that takes a broad approach to language, culture, and society. It will examine current approaches to ...

  • Urbanisation, Work and Global CitiesDEVT90061

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is aimed at understanding the contemporary nature of work in both rich and poor countries and to identify salient processes by which national economies and cities are interlinked. The underlying rationale is to critically examine how capitalism as an economic system is unfolding in d...

  • Algebraic TopologyMAST90023

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject studies topological spaces and continuous maps between them. It demonstrates the power of topological methods in dealing with problems involving shape and position of objects and continuous mappings, and shows how topology can be applied to many areas, including geometry, analysis, g...

  • Sustainable Tropical HousingABPL90152

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject will introduce the principles for designing and constructing sustainable housing in the tropics. It addresses the effects of both sociological and technical issues and discusses affordability, liveability, environmental impacts, sociality and relationships between community networks ...

  • Directed Reading in Cultural ManagementAMGT90014

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Students will undertake a course of directed reading on an approved topic. Areas of study may include management, law, marketing, cultural policy, curatorship and museum practices and their application within the context of the arts sector. Students will be assigned a supervisor appropriate to th...

  • Superannuation LawLAWS70036

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    Few areas of law offer the variety and dynamic reform agenda that is encountered with superannuation law. Superannuation law draws together traditional corporate, equitable and trust principles with modern legislative initiatives to achieve Australia‘s retirement incomes objectives. The superannu...

  • International TradeECON40003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Topics include determinants of the patterns of trade and the gains from trade; the analytics of the instruments of trade policy under different market structures; the political economy of trade policy; the economics of preferential trade agreements; and the role of the World Trade Organisation.

  • Managing Creative ContentAMGT90012

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines the practical legal aspects of the management of intellectual property in the area of creative production. The focus is on contracts and copyright in a range of specific arts and cultural contexts. These include film and multimedia production and distribution, fashion and de...

  • Property Analysis StudioABPL30045

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This final year Bachelor of Environments capstone subject for the Property Major, undertaken in a studio environment, builds upon prior property subjects and consolidates understanding of business planning and objectives, site analysis, statutory planning analysis, property markets, market analys...

  • Literary PleasureENGL40010

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines the uses and abuses of literary pleasure, considering it as a category of analysis that develops from the eighteenth century with the emergence of literature as an institution and disciplinary formation. Through a series of literary, theoretical and critical readings, studen...

  • Advanced Qualitative Research MethodsMGMT90198

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is aimed at students undertaking graduate research programs. The overall aim is to introduce students to advanced methods and techniques commonly used by qualitative researchers in management and marketing research. It provides students with hands-on experience of working with differ...