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


Leader: Helen Marriott

Not offered in 2006.

Synopsis: This unit presents a theoretical approach for examining intercultural interaction from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. It deals with a variety of situations of contact between Japanese and Australians in tourism, education and other work areas.

Assessment: One Essay (2000 words): 45% + One essay (2500 words): 55% + Fifth year students are expected to use more sophisticated analysis and written presentation skills.

Contact Hours: 2 hours (1 x 2 hour seminar) per week