Core unit of the HMA major to be taken at level 200.
What does it mean to 'study Asia'? And how might we go about it? What are the important academic debates which shape our understanding of Asia today?
In this unit, you will learn how to closely read and critically analyse some key texts which influence the study of Asia. You will also explore major theoretical and practical issues and problems in Asian Studies. You will also learn to write for different audiences through addressing real world problems in varied written assignments.
|Unit name||Asia: Key debates and controversies|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Global Cultures and Languages|
Dr Kaz Ross
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 1||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $835.00||2020: $2,108.00||090399|
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25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
On Campus: 2.5 contact hours weekly (13 wks).
Off Campus: Weekly lecture recordings, online activities equivalent to 2.5hrs x 13 weeks
Short written assignments total 1000 words (30%)
Research essay total 1500 words (30%)
Report total 1400 words (40%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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