Units of Study

ANTH2601 - The Ethnography of Southeast Asia

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Robbie Peters


Southeast Asia comprises a broad spectrum of social and ecological landscapes, from primate cities to primary forests. This unit of study examines how humans have made meaningful lives in these contexts in terms of productive activities, social units, political formations and cultural representations. This unit also examines the various approaches anthropologists have used for the task of conceptualising of and writing about these.


1x1000wd essay (35%), 1x3000wd take-home exam (50%) and tutorial participation (15%)


readings available from the University Copy Centre


1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week commencing week 2


12 Junior credit points from Anthropology

A timetable is not available for this session.
Please refer to the list of Units of Study on the left-hand menu to view the units on offer for the relevant academic year.

The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney