- Code ASIA1030
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Asian Studies
- Areas of interest Non Language Asian Studies
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Meera Ashar
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2014
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This course further explores the themes introduced in ASIA1025 - Culture and Society in Asia and the Pacific with an additional focus on development, labour, population, environment, media and knowledge. Attention is given to the various disciplinary perspectives and theoretical approaches commonly used in the study of societies and histories. For assignments, students will have opportunities to focus on the countries in which they have a particular interest. High-level English-language skills are required.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Students will finish this course with a broad understanding of crucial issues and modes of inquiry for understanding political, economic, and cultural processes taking place in various societies in the Asia - Pacific Region. Through analytical and reflective essay assignments, writing skills will also be honed, and students will also acquire and effective for future interdisciplinary work in Asian Studies courses.
Essay 1 (1,500 words) 25%
Essay 2 (2,000 words) 30%
Final essay (1,500 words) 25%
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Two lectures and one tutorial per week.
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|6787||21 Jul 2014||01 Aug 2014||31 Aug 2014||30 Oct 2014||In Person||N/A|