Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 2-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Time commitment totals 170 hours.
Admission to the Masters of International Relations or MA in Asian Societies or Executive Master of Arts.
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CoordinatorDr Sow Keat Tok
Dr Sow Keat Tok
This subject looks at the impact of a rising China in the globalised world. It examines contemporary China's relations with various powers, regions and global institutions, particularly in the context of its phenomenal rise in the last three decades. The subject also explores key issues related to China's rise: state-society relations, economic development, participation in regional and global institutions, disputes and conflict resolution etc.
A class presentation, 10% (due during semester, each student is required to give a presentation between weeks 3-12), ten 300-word reflective essays (based on weekly readings), 6% each, 60% in total, (due weeks 3-12) and a briefing paper, 1500 words, 30% (due mid semester).
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Materials supplied by the Asia Institute.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Translation |
Master of Translation (Extended)
100 Point Master of International Relations |
100 Point Master of Journalism
150 Point Master of Journalism
150 point program - full time over 18 months
200 Point Master of International Relations
200 Point Master of Journalism
200 point program - full time over 18 months
200 point program - full time over 24 months
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