Courses & Units

Asian Studies Research Project HMA301

Hobart

Note:

Offered as part of Asian Studies major. Requires Head of School or Asian Studies Coordinator permission and is normally restricted to students who have the potential for Honours level work and are doing a major in Asian Studies.

Introduction

Involves structured reading and writing on a topic agreed upon by the student and a supervisor and approved by the lecturer responsible for the unit. Students are expected to employ the skills and conceptual knowledge acquired in earlier units to investigate an appropriate issue or topic in Asian Studies.

Summary

Unit name Asian Studies Research Project
Unit code HMA301
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages
Teaching staff

Dr Kaz Ross (coordinator) plus Asian Studies staff

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $793.00 2017: $1,903.00 091515

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

 25 credit points of intermediate Asian Studies units plus Head of School approval required

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 x 1 hr group sessions plus individual consultations; final presentation seminar

Assessment

4,000 word essay (100%) plus hurdle requirements 1) literature review and research proposal (1000 words) and 2) presentation of project.

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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