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LB5236 - International Political Economy

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Students will explore the differences in the ways that business and the political economy are interrelated in some of the major trading economies. The post-World War II transformations of these economies are discussed, particular as it relates to the differential outcomes for each economy. In particular, business/government relations and the political economic choices made since Bretton Woods are a core of the class.

Learning Outcomes

  • critically analyse complex business-related knowledge and practice from both historical and recent perspectives;
  • apply creative and innovative thinking effectively to business theory and practice;
  • present complex business analyses and information appropriately to differing audiences using clear and fluent communication.
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Combinations:
BU5104

Availabilities

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Dr Stephane Le Queux
Lecturer: Mr Dwight Lemke.
Contact hours:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
    Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
    Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

    Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 28-Mar-2019
    Coord/Lect: Dr Stephane Le Queux.
    Contact hours:
    • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
      Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

      Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
      Census Date 28-Mar-2019
      Coordinator: Dr Stephane Le Queux
      Contact hours:
      • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
        Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

        JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
        Census Date 11-Apr-2019
        Coordinator: Dr Stephane Le Queux
        Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Adrian Kuah.
        Contact hours:
        • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
          Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

          JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
          Census Date 05-Dec-2019
          Contact hours:
          • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
            Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

            JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
            Census Date 08-Aug-2019
            Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke, Mrs Jane Oorschot
            Lecturer: Mr Luke Spiller.
            Contact hours:
            • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
              Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

              JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
              Census Date 11-Apr-2019
              Coordinator: Dr Stephane Le Queux
              Lecturers: Mr Ian Kirkwood, Mr Luke Spiller.
              Contact hours:
              • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
                Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

                JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
                Census Date 05-Dec-2019
                Coordinator: Mr Dwight Lemke, Mrs Jane Oorschot
                Lecturers: Mr Patrick Goh, Mr Ian Kirkwood, Mr Luke Spiller.
                Contact hours:
                • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops
                  Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); assignments (40%); individual presentation (20%).

                  Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.