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Australia and Asia: Collaboration, Competition and Conflict

Undergraduate | LTU-AST1001 | 2024

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Enrol by
21 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
29 July 2024

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Australia and Asia: Collaboration, Competition and Conflict

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Critically reflect on the complexities of Australia’s historical and contemporary relationship with the Asian region.
    2. Demonstrate a broad understanding of the key drivers underlining the enduring anxieties about Australia’s past and future relationship with Asia through the subject’s assessments
    3. Compare how Australia and Asia have responded to political, economic and social change since the 19th century, and how it has impacted relations
    4. Employ research and communications skills to develop a clear, coherent and independent exposition of knowledge as it relates to Australia’s relationship with Asia

Entry requirements


Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed AST1IIC (Introduction to Asia: India and China) are ineligible to enrol in this subject

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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