Units of Study

ASNS3619 - China and Globalisation

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Eileen Rose Walsh

Description

On the brink of disaster in 1989, China has since become a political and economic power in the world. This unit of study examines the impact of globalisation on China with respect to the multilateral movements of ideas, capital and people. It will explore recent political, economic and social change in China, focusing on responses to China's expanded engagement with the outside world. Due attention will be paid to China's changing relations with its Asian neighbours and with Western countries.

Assessments

classwork (20%), 1x1hr test (20%), 1x1000wd essay or equivalent writing assignment (20%), 1x2500wd essay (40%)

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

12 credit points from junior level Asian Studies, or other subject areas listed in Table A in the Faculty of Arts Handbook.

Additional Information

This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.

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