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CONTEMPORARY INDIA
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectPolitical Science
Number & Suffix: 123
Full UC Title: CONTEMPORARY INDIA 
Transcript Title: CONTEMPORARY INDIA 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course primarily focuses on developments in contemporary India since 1947, the year of India's independence from British rule. The course covers three main areas: India's constitution and democratic structure; Indian society and social movements; and Indian foreign policy. Students are introduced to the Indian constitution, the process of its drafting, and its working since 1950, including the main amendments and the principal debates over its functioning. The main contemporary issues in Indian politics including those related to caste, secularism, and development; the structure of Indian society; and the nature of social movements; will also be is also studied and the continuity and changes in India's foreign policy, starting with the era of Non-Alignment, are also introduced. In summary, the subject course will does not just explore the critical dimensions of contemporary Indian politics and society but also exposes students to the intellectual debates on key issues. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: CONTEMPORARY INDIA 
Partner University Department: Political Science 
Partner University Course Number: POLS30031