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Unit of study_

Modern Korea - ASNS2642

Year - 2018

This unit aims to introduce some of the major issues in the history of Korea in the late 19th century and the last century. Topics include contradictions of the late Choson dynasty society; opening of Korea to the West and Japan and the attendant wave of reforms and rebellions; Japan's colonial rule; Korea's fight for freedom; liberation and division of Korea in 1945 and the subsequent process of nation-building in the two Koreas.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
Tutorial presentation (20%), 1x2500wd Essay (40%), 1x2hr Final exam (40%)

Pre-requisites

12 Junior credit points in units of study listed in Table A

Prohibitions

ASNS2502

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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