- Code MEAS8105
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies
- Areas of interest Arab and Islamic Studies, Middle East Studies, Language Studies
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Graeme Bowker
- Dr Raihan Ismail
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2016
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This course provides students with the opportunity, through various combinations of lectures, seminars, readings and written research and analysis, to complete intensive study in one or more topics relating to Middle Eastern and Central Asian studies.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon Successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Understand one or more complex issues relevant to Middle Eastern and Central Asian studies;
- Analyse those issues using relevant theories and advanced research methods;
- Formulate sophisticated responses to those issues; and
- Communicate those issues and responses persuasively in writing and/or orally.
Indicative AssessmentThe assessment will comprise one essay of 4000-5000 words (50%) and one take-home final examination (40%) and class participation (10%)
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An average of 10 hours per week over 13 weeks, consisting of class/seminar attendance, readings for seminars, preparation of/for assessments, and private study and reflection.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|Political Sectarianism in the Middle East|
|2006||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|
|Revolution and Reform in the Arab World|
|3892||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|