Asian Studies

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 1.

ASNS2665 Understanding SE Asia

Prerequisites: 12 junior credit points.

Table A  1/4/2015
2.

ASNS2626 Religious Traditions of South East Asia

Prerequisites: 12 junior credit points from Asian Studies, or 12 junior credit points from Sanskrit, or 12 junior credit points from Buddhist Studies, or 12 junior credit points from History, or 12 junior credit points from Ancient History, or 12 junior credit points from International and Global Studies, or 12 junior credit points from Religious Studies.

Table A 27/4/2015
Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Asian Studies

A major in Asian Studies requires at least 36 senior credit points from this table including at least 18 credit points from Core units of study of which 6 credit points must be at 3000 level.

Junior units of study

The completion of 12 credit points of junior units from Asian Studies, or other subject areas listed in Table A, is required before undertaking senior units in Asian Studies.
ASNS1101
Introduction to Chinese Civilisation

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

No prior knowledge is assumed. All teaching and all assigned readings are in English.
Semester 1
ASNS1601
Introduction to Asian Cultures

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
ASNS1602
Modernity in Asia
6      Semester 2
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Core
ARHT2641
Art and Archaeology of South East Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 credit points from Junior level Asian Studies, or other subject areas listed in Table A in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Handbook.
N ARHT2041
Semester 1
ASNS2613
Chinese Thought

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Chinese Studies or Philosophy)
N CHNS3641
Semester 2
ASNS2618
Remaking Chinese Society, 1949-Present
6    A Students with no prior knowledge of modern Chinese history are encouraged to read an introductory textbook (e.g., Edwin E. Moise. Modern China: A History. Second edition. Longman, 1994) before the start of the semester.
P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies, Japanese Studies, Chinese Studies, Indonesian Studies, Sanskrit, History or International and Global Studies) or (12 Senior credit points from Government and International Relations including GOVT2424)
N ASNS2118, ASNS2118, ASNS2118


Assumed knowledge: Students with no prior knowledge of modern Chinese history are encouraged to read an introductory textbook (e.g., Edwin E. Moise. Modern China: A History. Second edition. Longman, 1994) before the start of the semester.
Semester 1
Semester 1
ASNS2623
India: Tradition and Modernity
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Sanskrit or History or Ancient History or International and Global Studies or Buddhist Studies)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
Winter Main
ASNS2626
Religious Traditions of South Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 junior credit points from Asian Studies
N RLST2003
Semester 1
Winter Main
ASNS2627
India, China, Tibet: Cultural Relations
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or History or Ancient History or Buddhist Studies)
Semester 2
ASNS2631
Origins of Japanese Tradition

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Sanskrit or History or Ancient History or International and Global Studies)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ASNS2632
Modern Japanese Social History

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Ancient History or Japanese Studies or International and Global Studies)
N ASNS2308


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ASNS2636
The Enigma of Japanese Power
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Sanskrit or History or Ancient History or International and Global Studies)
N ASNS2306 or JPNS2316, ASNS2306 or JPNS2316, ASNS2306 or JPNS2316


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ASNS2641
Traditional Korea

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or History or Ancient History or Korean Studies or International and Global Studies or Chinese Studies)
N ASNS2501
Semester 1
ASNS2642
Modern Korea
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or History or Ancient History or Korean Studies or International and Global Studies or Japanese Studies)
N ASNS2502, ASNS2502, ASNS2502
Semester 2
Semester 2
ASNS2661
History of Modern Indonesia
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Indian Sub-continental Studies or History or Ancient History or International and Global Studies)
N INMS2901 or ASNS2401


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ASNS2663
Social Activism in Southeast Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points of Indonesian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points in Social Policy) or (12 Junior credit points in Sociology)
Semester 2
ASNS2670
Mass Media in East Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points from: Asian Studies, or Korean Studies, or Gender and Cultural Studies, or Sociology, or Anthropology) or (12 Junior credit points from ENGL1008 or ENGL1026 or PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N KRNS2600 or ASNS2600
Semester 1
ASNS2672
Japan in East Asia from 1840 until Today

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Sanskrit or History or Ancient History or International and Global Studies)
Semester 1
ASNS2677
Beyond the Geisha/Samurai Binary

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Indian Sub-continental Studies or International and Global Studies)
Semester 2
ASNS3618
Popular China

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Senior credit points of Asian Studies) or (12 Senior credit points of Chinese Studies) or (12 senior credit points of Anthropology)
Semester 2
ASNS3619
China and Globalisation
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Asian Studies or Japanese Studies or Korean Studies or Chinese Studies or Indonesian Studies or Sanskrit or History or Ancient History or International and Global Studies)
Semester 2
ASNS3690
Approaches to Research in Asian Studies

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Asian Studies
N CHNS3902 or INMS3902 or JPNS3902 or ASNS3902
Semester 2
Elective
ASNS2665
Understanding Southeast Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points
Semester 2
ANTH2601
The Ethnography of Southeast Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points from Anthropology) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)
Semester 2
ANTH2620
China: Contemporary Ethnographies

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points from Anthropology) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)
Semester 1
ARHT2645
China: Art and Empire

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (12 junior credit points from Asian Studies)
Semester 1
BDST2613
Zen and Chan Buddhism

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points from ANTH, ASNS, BBCL,CHNS, GCST, RLST, PHIL1011, PHIL1013 or SCLG
Semester 1
BDST2616
The Buddha's Words
6    P 12 Junior credit points from BDST, ANTH, ASNS, BBCL, GCST, RLST, PHIL1011, PHIL1013 and SCLG
N ASNS2622 or ASNS2624
Semester 1
BDST3611
Buddhist Philosophical Traditions
6    P 12 Senior credit points from one area of study- (Buddhist Studies, or Asian Studies, or (Studies in Religion or World Religions), or Philosophy)
N ASNS2621
Semester 2
Summer Early
CHNS2613
Communication and Social Change in China

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points of Chinese Studies) or (12 Junior credit points of Asian Studies)
Semester 1
CHNS2614
Understanding News About China

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points of Chinese Studies) or (12 Junior credit points of Asian Studies)
C CHNS1601
Semester 2
CHNS3633
Lu Xun and China's Modern Literature

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Senior credit points of Chinese Studies) or (12 Senior credit points of Asian Studies) or (6 Senior credit points in ICLS)
Semester 2
CHNS3640
Chinese History Through Chinese Eyes
6    P (CHNS1303 and CHNS1304) or (CHNS2611 and CHNS2612)
N CHNS3561


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program. Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Classical Chinese
Semester 2
GEOS3053
Southeast Asia Field School - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 6 credit points of Intermediate units of study in Geography.
N GEOG3201 or GEOS3953

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students must contact the unit coordinator no later than September in the year before taking this unit.
Intensive July
GEOS3953
Southeast Asia Field School (Adv) - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 6 credit points of Intermediate units of study in Geography.
N GEOS3053

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students must contact the unit coordinator no later than September in the year before taking this unit.
Intensive July
GOVT2119
Southeast Asia: Dilemmas of Development

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)
N GOVT2109
Semester 2
GOVT2424
Politics of China
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)
N GOVT2402
Semester 2
GOVT2611
Capitalism and Democracy in East Asia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)
N GOVT2411
Semester 1
HSTY2606
China in the Nineteenth-Century World
6    P (12 Junior credit points of History) or (12 Junior credit points of Asian Studies)
N HSTY2006
Semester 1
HSTY2640
Twentieth-Century China
6    P (12 Junior credit points of History) or (12 Junior credit points of Asian Studies)
N HSTY3071 or HSTY3072
Semester 1
HSTY2642
Beyond The Great Wall: China's Frontiers
6    P (12 Junior credit points of History) or (12 Junior credit points of Asian Studies)
Semester 2
INMS3607
Indonesia: The Challenges of Development
6    P INMS3102 or INMS3602
Semester 1
INMS3608
Indonesia in Search of Modernity
6    P INMS3102 or INMS3602
Semester 2
INMS3609
Indonesia's Slow Road to Democracy

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P INMS3602 or INMS3102
N INMS3301 or INMS3302
Semester 1
INMS3610
Dealing with Indonesia's Diversity

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P INMS3602 or INMS3102
N INMS3302
Semester 2
JPNS2670
Love and Death in Japanese Literature

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS3116 or JPNS3621 or JPNS2301 or JPNS3631 or JPNS3301
Semester 1
JPNS2672
Japanese Media and Popular Culture

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS3106 or JPNS2301 or JPNS3621 or JPNS3301 or JPNS3631
Semester 2
JPNS3673
Japanese Society

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P JPNS2223 or JPNS1123 or JPNS2622 or JPNS1125
N JPNS3314
Semester 1
JPNS3675
Japanese Cinema
6    P (JPNS2622) or (12 Senior credit points from Asian Studies) or (ARHT2656 and one of ARHT2652, ARHT2653, ARHT2655, ARHT2657, ENGL2627, ENGL2638, ENGL3604, FILM2601, HSTY2608, ICLS2637 or MUSC2663) or (12 Senior credit points from ICLS)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
Semester 1
KRNS3670
Korea in Literature and Popular Culture
6    P 12 Senior credit points in Korean Studies or (6 Senior credit points in Korean Studies and ICLS2111)
Semester 2
JPNS3677
Behaving the Japanese Way
6    P JPNS2622
N ASNS2306 or JPNS2316
Semester 2
KRNS3675
Contemporary Korean Society and Culture

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (12 Senior credit points of Korean Studies) or (6 Senior credit points from Korean Studies and 6 Senior credit points from Asian Studies)
N KRNS2500 or KRNS2675
Semester 1

Exchange

Honours

ASNS4011
Asian Studies Honours A

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12      Semester 1
Semester 2
ASNS4012
Asian Studies Honours B

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    C ASNS4011
Semester 1
Semester 2
ASNS4013
Asian Studies Honours C

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    C ASNS4012
Semester 1
Semester 2
ASNS4014
Asian Studies Honours D

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    C ASNS4013
Semester 1
Semester 2