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Field Study in Southeast Asia - ASNS2669

Year - 2020

Students will travel to Southeast Asia to undertake supervised, in-country field study. Focusing on a complex, real-world issue, students will consider the issue from a multidisciplinary perspective, including geographical, political, economic, social and cultural. While in the destination country, students will work in multidisciplinary groups to conduct research.

6 hours online instruction, 20 hours field-work activities

participation (10%), 1x2000wd essay (30%), 1xequivalent to 1500wd presentation (25%), 1x1500wd bibliography (20%), 5x200wd quizzes (15%)


12 credit points at 2000 level in the Asian Studies major.


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

Department/School: Asian Studies
Study Mode: Field experience
Census Date: 04 Dec 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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