* 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).
Examines the issues and problems facing contemporary Asian societies and states. Issues such as population control, deforestation, the position of women, human rights, ethnic/group relations and economic development will be analysed using a multidisciplinary approach.
HMA221: Weekly online task (including one 200 word commentary, 25%), Short written assignment (750 words, 10%), Research essay (1500 words, 30%), Written exam (35%)
HMA321: Weekly online task (including one 300 word commentary, 25%), Short Written Assignment (1000 words, 10%), Research essay (2000 words, 30%), Written exam (35%)
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - H,L Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Video conferencing - H,L A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
About Flexible Study Options
INTERNATIONALISATION This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.
HMA101 and HMA102 for students majoring in HMA; 25% at level 100 in Arts for others
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Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.