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Upcoming: When anger turns Hip-Hop: The deliberative capacity of teenagers' festive protests in Japan Tue 7 November 2017 Speaker: Mr Kei Nishiyama, University of Canberra 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
CALL FOR PAPERS - Upcoming: Democratic Innovations: Meeting Great Expectations? Wed 22 August 2018 to Sat 25 August 2018 Section Chairs: Nicole Curato, University of Canberra and Sofie Marien, KU Leuven Read More
Upcoming: Beyond Voice: Prospects and Challenges of Listening in Democracy Mon 30 October 2017 A one-day interdisciplinary symposium jointly convened by Selen Ercan (UC), Kerry McCallum (UC) and Tanja Dreher (UNSW) 9:30am - 5:00pm Read More
Upcoming: Power in high-stake deliberative settings: analytical insights from linguistics Tue 28 November 2017 Speaker: Ms Simona Zimmermann, University of Stuttgart 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
Master Class: Deliberative Democracy and Public Engagement: What, When, How Wed 29 November 2017 Presenter: Professor John Dryzek, Dr Simon Niemeyer, Associate Professor Carolyn Hendriks, Dr Selen Ercan and Dr Wendy Russell Read More
Upcoming: Deliberating In Unequal Societies: Liberal Risks, Performative Possibilities Tue 31 October 2017 Speaker: Emily Beausoleil, Massey University 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
The Need for and Governance of an Integrity Commission in the ACT Thu 28 September 2017 Jack Waterford, Marea Fatseas 12:30pm - 1:30pm Read More
Upcoming: Elite Stalemate in a Deeply Divided Polity: Could a Citizens' Assembly Make Legitimate Decisions Instead? Tue 14 November 2017 Speaker: Mr James Pow, Queen's University Belfast 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
Upcoming: Speaking for species: deliberation on justice in the Convention on Biological Diversity Tue 21 November 2017 Speaker: Dr Jonathan Pickering, University of Canberra 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
SMART GOVERNANCE CONVERSATIONS ON DESIRABLE FUTURES Thu 17 August 2017 to Thu 16 November 2017 . Read More
Upcoming: Communicative Justice: new forms of digital secure political deliberation using "DeCiSo 1.0" Tue 24 October 2017 Speaker: Mr Javier Romero, University of Salamanca 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More

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We deliver four types of program:

  1. Graduate certificate programs leading to MPA for Commonwealth Government Departments (co-designed with the Australian public Service).
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TOP UP YOUR GRADUATE CERTIFICATE QUALIFICATIONS TO EARN A MASTERS DEGREE Fri 13 January 2017 Discover how to top up your Graduate Certificate qualifications to earn a Masters Degree. Read More
Masters in Public Administration (MPA) Fri 13 January 2017 Our MPA program has been specifically tailored to meet the needs of graduates appointed to public... Read More