Master of Arts

Asian Studies

For candidates admitted under Rule (c)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Bachelor with Honours or an AQF Level 9 Masters qualification in a relevant discipline.
48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following unit:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
HASS500 The Foundations of Research for the Master of Arts 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6-18 cps
HUMS507 Minor Research Project 6  
HUMS508 Major Research Project 12  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 24 credit points from the following units:
24 cps
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
LING580 The Languages of Asia 6  
PAIS513 China and the World 7  
PAIS518 Australia's Relations with Asia 6  
PAIS552 International Human Rights 6  
PAIS561 Sex, Crime and Corruption 6  
PAIS580 Dragon in Chains? Contemporary Chinese Politics 6  
PAIS590 Politics in the Developing World 6  
RELS581 Chinese and Japanese Religion: A History 6  
RELS586 Buddhism: A History 6  
RELS592 Meditation in Eastern Religions 6  
SOCY519 Globalisation, Development and Social Change 6  
Elective Units
Complete 0 to 12 credit points at 500-level:
0-12 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

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