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Australia and the Asia-Pacific Century

Undergraduate | MAQ-POIX3890 | 2024

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14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Australia and the Asia-Pacific Century

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, you will be able to

    1. Convey an understanding of the major debates and contemporary issues raised by the study of East Asia’s economic and political transformation
    2. Analyse the diverse impacts of domestic political changes and global economic integration on the state’s governing role throughout the region
    3. Critically evaluate the state’s role in the industrial development and global rise of East Asia
    4. Impart an ideational, institutional, political, and geo-political framework of analysis to explain regional change and continuity

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

one of


NCCW (pre-2020 units) POL380, POL382, POL389, POIR260
Pre-requisite 130cp at 1000 level or above OR (20cp in HIST or MHIS or POL or POIR or MHIX or POIX units at 2000 level)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Arts

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