Master of Global Studies courses

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Global 700 Themes in Global Studies

Critically reviews the field of Global studies from an advanced theoretical perspective. Readings explore key concepts such as globalisation/antiglobalisation, inequality, transnationalism, labour, the environment, and public health. Emphasis on transdisciplinary theories concerning human rights, environmental sustainability, global business, Maori and Indigenous issues, and cultural industries.

Availability: Semester One 2022
Convenor: Dr Callie Vandewiele
Points:
30

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GLOBAL 701 Contemporary Issues in Global Studies

Considers the current landscape of Global Studies at the intersection of theory and case studies. Investigates the novelty and challenges in approaching the world’s most pressing problems using a Global Studies-inflected theoretical lens. Uses case studies from the Pacific and driven by Indigenous knowledge to solve practical problems like social, economic, and health inequalities, unsustainable environmental development, and political conflict.

Availability: Semester One 2022
Convenors: Dr Linetto Basilone and Dr Tatjana Buklijas
Points: 30

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GLOBAL 702 Global Studies Research Design

An advanced examination of research design approaches with an emphasis on non-Western, Maori/Pacific, and indigenous methodologies. Surveys Global Studies methods and research design pathways, including those established in the Pacific and in indigenous contexts. Explores methods required for advanced studies in the field.

Availability: Semester Two 2022
Convenor: Dr Patrick Thomsen
Points:
30

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GLOBAL 793 Dissertation

Availability: Semester One 2023
Points:
60

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