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  • Human Rights and Global JusticeUNIB20009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject introduces students to the history, theory, goals and practice of international human rights. It will explore the way in which various disciplines intersect and contribute to an understanding of the extent to which human rights can contribute to global justice. Teachers and practitio...

  • Australian Economic HistoryECON20008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject provides an historical overview of the development of the Australian economy. A major theme of the subject is to understand the role of factors such as geography, political and legal institutions, international influences such as immigration and foreign investment, and economic polic...

  • Leading Change in a Complex WorldMULT30014

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    AIMS This subject aims to engage students in the process of designing a proposal to lead change in a “real world” complex problem. How do you develop personal and professional practice that actively contributes to creating sustainable environments for future generations? This subject will prepa...

  • Stravinsky and Music of the 20th CenturyMUSI20158

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Students will develop an understanding of the music of Igor Stravinsky and be able to relate it to the composer's creative process and the broader cultural context. The impact of Stravinsky’s music will also be explored through the study of selected works by other 20th-century composers. Topics c...

  • Creativity, Genius, Expertise and TalentMUSI30248

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Defines research dealing with the complexity of creativity, genius, expertise and talent across disciplines, including music. Recent research will examine the natural abilities, environmental and intrapersonal catalysts and developmental processes that lead to the development of human potential i...

  • The Economics of TaxationECON30016

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Topics include review of the economic framework for analysing decision making; background to the Australian and other relevant taxation systems; issues and controversies in relation to the tax system and taxpayer decisions; objectives of tax collectors and taxpayers; why taxes exist; options and ...

  • Urban Forest EcosystemsFRST30003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject imparts detailed knowledge on the crucial role that urban forests are playing in the development and resilience of sustainable cities around the world, using both local and international case studies. It begins by exploring the unique composition of urban forests, and the multiple so...

  • Advanced Topics in GIScienceGEOM90016

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    AIMS Geographic Information Science (GIScience) is the science behind geographic information technology. It addresses fundamental questions of capturing, maintaining and communicating about space and time at geographic scale in an interdisciplinary manner, involving philosophy, cognitive psychol...

  • Integration and ImplementationBUSA90139

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

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  • Healthy Employment Centres StudioABPL90088

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    The social, economic and environmental advantages of providing a diversity of housing choices, close to jobs and services, have been recognized by successive state planning policies. However, these policies have largely failed to provide mixed use, walkable communities near train stations. The cu...

  • Indigenous Peoples, Land & Resource LawLAWS70236

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject focuses on Indigenous peoples’ land and resource rights both in and beyond Australia. Current issues in this dynamic area of law will form the basis of the subject but will include comparative material, particularly but not limited to other common law jurisdictions, consideration of ...

  • Tax PolicyLAWS70319

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    All countries face the challenge of reforming their tax systems to support effective governments in the global era, to take account of increasingly mobile capital and labour, and to establish effective, fair, simple and sustainable tax systems for the future. Australia recently carried out a majo...

  • Thinking, Judgement and Decision MakingPSYC90104

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The science of judgment and decision-making is an important emerging area of study incorporating elements of psychology and behavioral economic theory. This includes the cognitive basis of decision-making, preference formation, belief updating, and related cognitive processes, using methods from ...

  • Special Study in JournalismJOUR90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject involves the study of an approved topic in journalism practice. Details of the program being offered will be available from the Centre for Advanced Journalism. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic, contribute...

  • Seminars in Theoretical LinguisticsLING40004

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is a course of advanced seminars in theoretical linguistics, whose topic will vary from year to year. The subject will take a formal theoretical approach with the particular topic for the seminar being phonology, morphology, syntax or semantics. Students who complete this subject sho...

  • Applied Project A (Theatre Animateuring)DRAM60022

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is for students specialising in Animateuring. Artistic project planning, development and realisation of performance projects, building upon the composition of new performance studies in Cross Disciplinary Studies and Discipline Skills A for Theatre Animateurs.

  • Special Topics in Economics 1ECON90066

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The substantive content of the Special Topics subject will include current research projects being conducted by Faculty staff and/or visiting scholars. Alongside the Economics Thesis Workshop, which enhances the preparation of the student’s research project, Special Topics will provide graduate-...

  • Spanish Honours Language Seminar 2SPAN40003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is intended to focus on texts from mainstream literature as a stimulus to discussion, research and discussion practice. Paper writing, class presentation and oral discussions will be set for the purpose of studying Spanish rhetoric and applied literary research practise in the approp...

  • Experimental PhoneticsLING40008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject involves the instrumental study of spoken language. Students should become familiar with basic techniques commonly used to analyse the acoustics and articulation of sound sequences, and prosody (eg. stress and intonation).The relationship of these techniques to current models of spee...

  • Europe and Asia: Competing Hegemons?POLS90017

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject focuses on contemporary debates in EU-East Asia relations, introducing students to concepts of regional integration and providing them with an understanding of inter-regionalism. It examines the EU's political agenda in developing a close relationship with East Asia, with a particula...