School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations

This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for POLS 378 in 2015.

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. Trimester 3: Withdrawal with refund by 21/11/2014; withdrawal without Associate Dean (Students) approval by 11/12/14.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $818.00     international $3,650.00

Set Text

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


Trimester 3 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
15518^17 Nov -
22 Feb 2015
  ^ indicates limited entry courses.


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.