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Geography of Asia

Enrolment code: KGA202/302

Offered: Hobart: semester 2

Unit description:

Examines issues relevant to the understanding of the geography of contemporary Asia. Topics such as population pressure and policies, environmental change and degradation, economic growth in urban and rural areas, and the problems produced by modernisation and development are considered using different areas as case studies.

Staff Dr RG Kellaway, Dr LJ Wood For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lectures weekly, 9 tutorials Timetable
Prerequisites KGA100 or KGA101 or KGA121 (KJG101)  
Mutual exclusions HMA202/302  
Assessment mode 2-hr exam in Nov (60%), 3,000-word essay (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Geography and Environmental Studies
Asian Studies
Natural Environment and Wilderness Studies
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Tourism
Bachelor of Science (See also combined degrees)
Faculty website Faculty of Science and Engineering  
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