Campaigning: Data, Politics, Strategy


This unique unit provides students with a singular academic experience. Combining rigorous scholarship with an applied focus to political science, survey research design, political analysis, and access to high profile guest lecturers from the University of Sydney, politics, the media and strategic consulting, it provides students with the knowledge and skills to develop data-driven political strategy and advice.


Taught in Semester 2, 2019
1 x 2 hour class per week
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15% campaign memo plan (1000 words)
50% campaign memo/strategy (3000 words)
15% group survey design project (1000 words)
10% 5-10min group video presentation/pitch
10% participation

Courses that offer this unit of study

  • Graduate Diploma in International Relations
  • Graduate Diploma in Public Policy
  • Master of International Relations
  • Master of Public Policy

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