Course level



Humanities and Social Sciences


Politic Sc & Internat Studies




One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour


GT206, POLS2107

Recommended prerequisite

Assessment methods

Assignment, tutorial paper and exam

Course coordinator

Dr Lorann Downer & Mr Simon Kelly

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

This course will be offered as the Level 3 POLS3107 from 2015. Prior to 2015 it was offered as the Level 2 POLS2107. Students who commenced their program prior to 2014 should check with their Faculty to ensure they can obtain credit for the course towards their program. Please note: the course Levels are not interchangeable - if the course is completed as a Level 2 it cannot be credited as a Level 3. This course examines contemporary Queensland politics through the lens of the state's history. It asks the question: 'Is Queensland different from other Australian states?' This question is explored through Queensland's political culture and institutions such as elections, parties, the executive and parliament.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile