Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 1 hour lecture and One 1.5 hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: 10.5 per week
|Prerequisites:||This subject is only available to students completing the final year of a major in Asian Studies, or those in the Graduate Diploma in Arts (Asian Studies). .|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None .|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None .|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None.|
CoordinatorDr Lewis Mayo
Dr Lewis Mayo
This subject explores the interlocking themes of identity and ideology in a variety of Asian contexts. It examines how the ways in which people define themselves - "identities"- are affected by socially-structured systems of thought - "ideologies". National ideologies and identities from across the Asian region will be explored in conjunction with study ethnic, religious, class, gender, and regional forms of identity and ideology.
|Assessment:||Research essay, 2,000 words, 30% (due mid-semester), research essay 3,000 words (due during the exam period) 55% and regular seminar participation, including presentation of original research 15%|
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Readings supplied by the Institute.
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|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Bachelor of Arts |
Asian Studies |
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