• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Indonesian
  • Areas of interest Asian Languages
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Timothy Hassall
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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Students read and listen to a range of authentic texts from mass media, discuss a wide range of current topics, and exchange views through online written forums. The course also systematically builds vocabulary and understanding of affixes by using a ‘word family’ approach.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills at an Advanced level of Indonesian to:

1. Use an active vocabulary of around 2000 items.
2. Recognise and produce phrase and sentence structures that enable them to converse and write extended passages on a wide range of non-technical topics, and to read a range of authentic print media texts with use of a dictionary.
3. Converse and write in contexts such as discussion of tourism, marriage laws, capital punishment, forest conservation, and social media.
4. Demonstrate in communication a cultural understanding of Indonesian perceptions or practices regarding such topics as: de facto relationships, presence of foreign tourists, punishment for drug offences, and political activity through social media.

Other Information

Equivalent CEFR B1+; ACTFL intermediate high

This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.

Indicative Assessment

Reading tests x 2: 20% (LOs 1,2,4) 

Oral tests x 2: 35% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

Vocabulary & Translation tests x 2: 20% (LOs 1,2,3)

Online written discussions: 15% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

Class performance  10% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

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Workload

Three hours a week.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have previously completed INDN2003 or equivalent. Incompatible with INDN6502.

Prescribed Texts

The course textbook will be available in electronic format on the course Wattle site.

Majors

Minors

Fees

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

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution 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
2018 $2820
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4320
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 Class Summary
On-campus
2243 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

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