School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations

This information is for the 2015 academic year. See information for STRA 534 in 2014.

STRA-534 – Special Topic: New Zealand Foreign and Security Policy

Points:30Prerequisites:None
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:History, Phil, Pol Sci & IRRestrictions:None

This course explores New Zealand's foreign and security policy. Topics covered include NZ's approach to regional issues in Asia and the Pacific, trade, security and defence policy, multilateralism and the UN, key bilateral relationships and cultural and public diplomacy. There will be guest speakers from MFAT and other agencies. 60% internal assessment, 40% examination.

Tuition Fees

2015: domestic $1,773.60     international $5,460.00

Set Text

There is no set textbook for this course. Instead useful readings have been selected for each of the teaching sessions and links will be made progressively on Blackboard to assist students with their preparation.

Trimester 1 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
19848 2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015Fri1100 - 1350Cotton [Kelburn]119David Capie 
20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015Fri1100 - 1350Cotton [Kelburn]119

Course Outline Information

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