School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations

POLS-378 – Special Topic: China Field Study

Points:20Prerequisites:40 pts from POLS/INTP 200-299 and permission of course coordinators
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:History, Phil, Pol Sci & IRRestrictions:INTP 378

This course is a study of Chinese politics with special emphasis on how government and politics function in China and includes a field trip to Beijing, China. 100% internal assessment. This course is also able to be taken towards a major in INTP. See major requirements for details.

Set Text

Tony Saich, Governance and Politics of China, (New York: Palgrave, 2011).


This course is not currently being offered.


Please note that a special fee applies to this course. You will also need to complete the INTP 378-POLS 378: China Field Study School application form which can be found, together with the course information sheet, on the Programme's Resources page.

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.