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Understanding Southeast Asia - ASNS2665

Year - 2018

This Unit of Study introduces Southeast Asia. It emphasises the importance of geographical, political, economic, social and cultural context to our understanding of complex real-world problems. Having gained insight into these aspects of contemporary Southeast Asia, students learn to apply an interdisciplinary approach to the analysis of challenges faced by the region such as economic and social inequality, environmental management, food security and urbanisation. Students will have a field-work option for this unit on application.

Classes
26hr online instruction and activities/semester or 12hr online instruction and 14hr field-work activities.

Assessment
5x200wd content quizzes (15%), 1x1000wd briefing paper (25%), 1x1500wd case study exercise (30%), 1x2500wd essay (30%)

Pre-requisites

12 Junior credit points

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive July

25 Jun 2018

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 27 Jul 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
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

26 Nov 2018

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 07 Dec 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
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive July

25 Jun 2018

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Field experience
Census Date: 27 Jul 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

26 Nov 2018

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Field experience
Census Date: 07 Dec 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
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