- Code MEAS4001
- 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 UGRD
- Dr Huda Al-Tamimi
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2018
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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
- Formulate sophisticated responses to those issues, and
- Communicate those issues and responses persuasively in writing and/or orally
The assessment will vary according to the topic, but will cover LO1-4, and typically consists of one essay of 4000-5000 words (60%) and one 3-hour final examination (40%)
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 12 hours of seminars; and b) 118 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsWill change depending on topic
Preliminary ReadingWill change depending on topic
change depending on topic
Completion of a cognate major
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3676||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|
|Modern Muslim Societies|
|5183||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|