Buddhist Studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Buddhist Studies

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

Junior units of study

BDST1602
Introduction to Buddhism
6    N RLST2609, RLST2610
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Core
BDST2612
Buddhist Meditation Practices
6    P 12 junior credit points from BDST, ANTH, ASNS, BBCL, GCST, RLST, PHIL1011, PHIL1013 and SCLG
N RLST2623
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, ASNS2624
Semester 1
BDST3611
Buddhist Philosophical Traditions
6    P (12 senior credit points from Buddhist Studies) or (12 senior credit points of Asian Studies) or (12 senior credit points of Studies in Religion or World Religions) or (12 senior credit points from Philosophy)
N ASNS2621
Semester 2
Summer Early
Elective
ASNS2623
India: Tradition and Modernity
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)


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
ASNS2627
India, China, Tibet: Cultural Relations
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
Semester 2
CHNS3607
Chinese Buddhist Texts
6    P CHNS2612 or CHNS2112 or CHNS2904
Semester 1
SANS2601
Sanskrit Intermediate 1
6    P SANS1002
N SANS2001
Semester 1
SANS2602
Sanskrit Intermediate 2
6    P SANS2001 or SANS2601
N SANS2002
Semester 2
SANS2612
Sanskrit Research Preparation 1
6    P SANS2001 or SANS2601 or equivalent
N SANS2901, SANS2902
Semester 2
SANS3601
Sanskrit Advanced 1
6    P SANS2002 or SANS2602
N SANS3001
Semester 1
SANS3602
Sanskrit Advanced 2
6    P SANS3001 or SANS3601
N SANS3002
Semester 2
SANS3612
Sanskrit Research Preparation 2

This unit of study is not available in2014

6    P Credit result in SANS2001 or SANS2601
Semester 2