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Australia-Japan Relations ( 6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL)


Leader: TBA

Not offered in 2006.

Synopsis: This unit examines economic, political, social and cultural aspects of the Australia-Japan relationship in historical context, treating a variety of topics such as education, tourism and intercultural communication.

Assessment: Written (2000 words): 40% + Examination (1.5 hours): 30% + Tutorial presentation (1000 words): 30% + For the essay, third-year students will be expected to generate their own topic and find a substantial body of source material outside their course references.

Contact Hours: 2 hours (1 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 1 hour tutorial) per week

Prerequisites: First-year Japanese studies, Japanese language or History sequence or permission.

Prohibitions: JPS2710