Politics & International Relations - The Theory of Democracy

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Politics & International Relations - The Theory of Democracy
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code POL30570
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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1. Start your online pre-registration
2. Complete your pre-registration & select either audit or credit
3. You’ll be given a registration time to select your modules 4. Select your modules
5. Pay fees
6. Attend ALL Orient...

Duration

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Course Fee Fees 2019-20

Audit €350 per module (interest only).
Credit €500 per module (including assessment).

Fee payment
Open Learning fees can be paid online, through your SISWeb account after you’ve selected your modules. Students choosing credit modules will pay €500 per module and €350 for audit modules.
Eligibility Am I eligible to take this module?

Learning Recommendations:
You will benefit from having taken POL20010 Individuals and the State and/or POL30580 The Concept of Representation. However, neither are essential for successful completion of this course.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Financial Support

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Course Content

Expand+Spring 2020: Semester 2

POL30570 New Democracy: Principles and Institutions
Academic Year 2019/2020

What is the shape of a legitimate democracy? In attempting to answer this question, the course will focus on the theory and practice of modern ...

Subjects Taught Indicative Module Content:
Competitive democracy
Participatory democracy
Deliberative democracy
Republican democracy
Direct democracy
Citizens assemblies
Participatory budgeting
E-democracy
Number of Credits 5
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