• 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
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Ms Chintana Sandilands
  • Mode of delivery Online or In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2015
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(a) Critical reading of Thai modern fiction, newspaper selections and other contemporary writing
(b) advanced conversation and discussion
(c) special reports on cultural topics

Learning Outcomes

By completing this unit the student will be able to -

  • have a greater appreciation of the various genres of modern Thai prose
  • be aware of the different forms of rhetorical structure in Thai prose
  • be able to speak with increasing structural and lexical accuracy
  • participate effectively in informal and some more formal conversations, discussions and debates
  • be able to elaborate on your own reactions and attitudes towards the texts under discussion
  • become familiar with some cultural references, proverbs and idiomatic expressions

 

Indicative Assessment

Regular contribution to class discussion (20%), written assignments (30%), oral presentation (35%), final essay (15%)

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Workload

Four hours per week

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed THAI3002. You may not enrol in this course if you have previously completed THAI3012.

Prescribed Texts

To be advised

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

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Student Contribution Band:
Band 1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $2604
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $3576
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
In Person
1362 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
Online
3170 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person

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