This unit is only available via the University Connections Program (UCP) (formerly known as the UTAS/University College Program).
Asian Studies (TCE) is designed for students undertaking the Tasmanian Certificate of Education (TCE) who are enrolled in a Tasmanian school or college. After a general introduction to Asia and Asian studies, College teachers will use materials made available from the University of Tasmania to teach on these three major themes:
- The People of Asia: Ethnicity and diversity
- Young Asia: Youth culture, pop culture, and the lives of young people.
- Food in Focus: Asia's food challenges, traditional vs changing diets, food and ritual.
|Unit name||Asian Studies (TCE)|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Global Cultures and Languages|
Asian Studies staff
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Full Year Period||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Full Year Period||24/2/2020||10/8/2020||11/8/2020||18/10/2020|
* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $1,671.00||2020: $4,216.00||099999|
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150 hours of classroom instruction to be delivered within colleges by college teachers.
1 x short assignment (5%, approx. 500 words);
2 x research tasks (20%, approx. 1500 words);
3 x major assignments (45%, approx. 4500 words);
Final folio – must include one research essay (1500 words) and 2 other items chosen from research tasks or major assignments which have been re-worked as a result of teacher feedback, and a final reflection of learning. Final folio to be assessed collaboratively via a viva voce with UTAS and college staff (30%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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