- Code THAI3002
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Thai
- Areas of interest Asian Languages
(a) Intensive reading of modern Thai texts
(b) Thai discussions and debates
(c) formal and informal styles
(d) advanced composition
By the completion of this course the student will:
- Be able to speak with increasing structural and lexical accuracy
- Be able to understand longer items on abstract topics when these items are presented in a relatively straightforward manner and (if spoken) delivery is not too fast
- Participate effectively in informal and some more formal conversations, discussions and debates
- Be able to elaborate on your own reactions and attitudes towards the topics under discussion
- Become familiar with some cultural references, proverbs and idiomatic expressions
- Be able to write a variety of text types of increasing complexity, including information, expository and discussion texts
- Be able to use discourse connectives and more complex structures fairly accurately
- Gain an understanding of some of the political, economic and social events which have influenced Thai society
Other InformationSuggested follow-up courses: THAI3008 Advanced Readings in Thai Language and Culture, THAI3006 Modern Thai Prose, ASIA3014 Southeast Asian Frontiers: Thailand and Burma/Myanmar, ASIA5920 Semester in Asia, Year in Asia, ASIA3006 Practical Assignment in Asia and Pacific
Oral tests during the semester (40%), written assignments (40%), written mid-semester and final exam (20%).
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Four hours per week
Requisite and Incompatibility
To be advised
Review of readings in Thai 2A and 2B.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Band 1
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery|
|1361||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||Online or In Person|
|3168||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person|