Courses in Politics and International Relations

Bachelor of Arts - BA

Politics and International Relations
Course Title Available in 2024
POLITICS 106 Global Politics Semester 2
POLITICS 107 New Zealand Politics Semester 1
POLITICS 109 Foundations of Western Politics and Law Semester 1
POLITICS 201 Globalisation and International Organisations Semester 1
POLITICS 209 Modern Political Thought Semester 1
POLITICS 218 American Politics and Public Policy Summer School
POLITICS 233 Politics, Media and Public Sphere Semester 2
POLITICS 254 China and the World Semester 2
POLITICS 256 Special Topic: Critical Security Studies Semester 1
POLITICS 311 Gender and Global Politics Semester 1
POLITICS 313 Governing Planet Earth Semester 1
POLITICS 316 Capitalism and its Critics Semester 1
POLITICS 345 Political Marketing Semester 2
POLITICS 346 Terrorism Semester 2
POLITICS 347 American Politics and Public Policy Summer School
POLITICS 356 Ethno-political violence from hate crimes to genocide Semester 2
History
Course Title Available in 2024
HISTORY 227 Waitangi: Treaty to Tribunal Semester 1
Māori
Course Title Available in 2024
MĀORI  330 Te Ao Hou: Contemporary Māori Issues Semester 2

   

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA(Hons)

Politics and International Relations
Course Title Available in 2024
POLITICS 701 Research Design in Empirical Political Inquiry Semester 2
POLITICS 702 Transitional Justice: From Retribution to Reconciliation Semester 1
POLITICS 708 Theorising International Relations Semester 2
POLITICS 710 Security Development Nexus Semester 1
POLITICS 711 Bodies in/at War Semester 1
POLITICS 724 Identity and the Politics of Multiculturalism Semester 1
POLITICS 731 The Engendering of Global Conflict Semester 2
POLITICS 737 Directed Research Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
POLITICS 741 Ethics and Health Policy Semester 1
POLITICS 756 New Zealand Government Semester 2
POLITICS 757 Comparative Public Policy Semester 2
POLITICS 770 Ethnic Conflict and Civil War Semester 2
POLITICS 774 Politics-Policy Internship Semester 2
POLITICS 776 Media & Politics in an Age of Globalisation Semester 1
POLITICS 777 Politics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Semester 2
POLITICS 780/780AB Research Project Semester 1, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
Pacific Studies
Course Title Available in 2024
PACIFIC 717 Pacific Policies, Pacific Peoples Semester 1
PACIFIC 718 Pacific Policies, Pacific Peoples Semester 1
Public Policy
Course Title Available in 2024
POLICY 701 Policy Analysis and Evaluation Semester 1
POLICY 702 Economics of Policy Semester 2
POLICY 742 Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy Semester 1, repeated Semester 2

   

Master of Arts - MA

Politics and International Relations
Course Title Available in 2024
POLITICS 701 Research Design in Empirical Political Inquiry Semester 2
POLITICS 702 Transitional Justice: From Retribution to Reconciliation Semester 1
POLITICS 708 Theorising International Relations Semester 2
POLITICS 710 Security Development Nexus Semester 1
POLITICS 711 Bodies in/at War Semester 1
POLITICS 724 Identity and the Politics of Multiculturalism Semester 1
POLITICS 731 The Engendering of Global Conflict Semester 2
POLITICS 737 Directed Research Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
POLITICS 741 Ethics and Health Policy Semester 1
POLITICS 756 New Zealand Government Semester 2
POLITICS 757 Comparative Public Policy Semester 2
POLITICS 770 Ethnic Conflict and Civil War Semester 2
POLITICS 774 Politics-Policy Internship Semester 2
POLITICS 776 Media & Politics in an Age of Globalisation Semester 1
POLITICS 777 Politics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Semester 2
POLITICS 793/793AB Dissertation Semester 1, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
Pacific Studies
Course Title Available in 2024
PACIFIC 717 Pacific Policies, Pacific Peoples Semester 1
PACIFIC 718 Pacific Policies, Pacific Peoples Semester 1
Public Policy
Course Title Available in 2024
POLICY 701 Policy Analysis and Evaluation Semester 1
POLICY 702 Economics of Policy Semester 2
POLICY 742 Statistics and Data Analysis for Policy Semester 1, repeated Semester 2

   

Bachelor of Arts - BA

Politics and International Relations
Course Title Not taught 2024
POLITICS 202 Democrats and Dictators Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 203 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 207 Media, Conflict & Peace Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 210 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 211 Politics of China Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 214 Democracy in Theory and Practice Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 216 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 222 Public Policy: Actors, Processes and Politics Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 229 Mana Māori Motuhake / Māori Politics and Public Policy Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 232 New Zealand Parties, Leaders and Elections Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 236 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 300 Great Power Relations Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 301 Toleration and Censorship Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 303 War and Political Violence Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 314 Democracy in Theory and Practice Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 315 The Practice of Politics Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 320 Social Justice Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 352 New Zealand Parties, Leaders and Elections Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 358 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
Communication
Course Title Not taught 2024
COMMS 201 Journalism Studies Not taught in 2024
COMMS 304 Gender, Politics and the Media Not taught in 2024

   

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA(Hons)

Politics and International Relations
Course Title Not taught 2024
POLITICS 700 Conflict and Terrorism Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 704 Political Management in Government Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 706 International Relations in Asia Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 707 Politics of Global Protest: Dissent, Resistance and Power Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 709 Political Extremism Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 731 Special Topic: Conflict Zone Humanitarian Practice Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 733 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 740 Revolutions, Ideas and Media Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 746 Global Organisations and Governance Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 750 International Relations and Human Rights Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 768 Economic Statecraft: Power, Politics and Resources Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 771 Democratisation Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 773 From Dresden to Drones: The Ethics of War Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 775 Special Topic Not taught in 2024

   

Master of Arts - MA

Politics and International Relations
Course Title Not taught 2024
POLITICS 700 Conflict and Terrorism Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 704 Political Management in Government Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 706 International Relations in Asia Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 707 Politics of Global Protest: Dissent, Resistance and Power Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 709 Political Extremism Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 731 Special Topic: Conflict Zone Humanitarian Practice Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 733 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 740 Revolutions, Ideas and Media Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 746 Global Organisations and Governance Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 750 International Relations and Human Rights Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 768 Economic Statecraft: Power, Politics and Resources Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 771 Democratisation Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 773 From Dresden to Drones: The Ethics of War Not taught in 2024
POLITICS 775 Special Topic Not taught in 2024