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Arts

HMJ310

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
HMA301 Asian Studies Research Project
HMA315 Asia On film: from Cricket to Crime
(Not Offered 2014)
HMA318 Understanding Asia through Food
HMA321 Contemporary Asian Issues
(Not Offered 2014)
HMA325 Asia Matters: China now
(Not Offered 2014)
HMA326 Reacting to the Past: Role-playing Asia
(Not Offered 2014)
HMA351 Volunteering in Asia
HMA353 Professional Placement in Asia
HMA354 Asian Cities: the transnational and the local
HMA355 Re-imagining Asian Area Studies
HMA360 Reporting Asia
(Not Offered 2014)
HMA361 Asian Ethnic and Religious Politics
(Not Offered 2014)
HMC309 Chinese Research Project
HMC314 Classical Chinese A
HMC315 Classical Chinese B
HMC318 Chinese Culture and Society
(Not Offered 2014)
HMC319 Chinese 3A
HMC320 Chinese 3B
HMC321 Chinese 3C Advanced
(Not Offered 2014)
HMC322 Chinese 3D Advanced
HMC325 Political and Cultural History of Taiwan
HMC326 Ethnic Minorities in Contemporary China
(Not Offered 2014)
HMJ310 Japan in the 21st Century
HMJ313 Japanese Research Project
HMJ315 Japanese 3A
HMJ316 Japanese 3C
HMJ318 Japanese 3B
HMJ334 Japanese Anime and Film
HMJ335 Introduction to Professional Japanese Translation
HMJ337 Japanese-English, English-Japanese Interpreting
(Not Offered 2014)
HMJ340 Adaptations: Japanese Narrative and Film
(Not Offered 2014)
HMJ342 Performance Tradition and Modernity in Japan
(Not Offered 2014)
HMN304 Indonesian Literature and its Social Context
HMN313 Indonesian 3A
HMN314 Indonesian 3B
HMN315 Indonesian 3C Advanced
HMN316 Indonesian 3D Advanced
HMN317 Indonesian Research Project
HMN318 Political and Social Change in Contemporary Indonesia

2011 HMJ310 Japan in the 21st Century

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HMJ210

SPECIAL NOTE: These units are conducted in English and are available to all students with an interest in Japanese society regardless of language ability. However, students wishing to undertake the unit as part of a major in Japanese and who enrolled in 2010 or later should note that they must enrol in HMJ310. Students undertaking elective studies are welcome to enrol in either level 200 or 300 depending on the configuration of their other degree content.

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HMJ310 H,L

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 21-FEB-2011 23-MAR-2011 11-APR-2011 27-MAY-2011
Sem 1 L On Campus 21-FEB-2011 23-MAR-2011 11-APR-2011 27-MAY-2011

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

This unit can be taken in other courses
About Census Dates

DESCRIPTION

The purpose of this unit is to encourage students to engage with some of the issues informing current social and cultural debates in Japan. Topics include: Overview of modern Japan; Gender and family; 'Minorities' in Japan; Japan and its near neighbours (including the US), Popular cultural flows; and Ultranationalism in Japan.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

HMJ210: Oral team presentation (15%); 1,500-word essay (25%); 4 x 400 word discussion list entries (20%);2 hr written examination (40%)

HMJ310: Oral team presentation (15%); 1,700-word essay (25%); 4 x 500 word discussion list entries (20%); 2 hr written examination (40%)


Please note: In addition to the slightly longer quantity required of students enrolled in this Unit at 300 Level, assessment criteria will give greater emphasis to the ability to analyse information and to develop an argument. Students at Level 300 will also be required to show evidence of engaging with a wider range of the work of other scholars than Level 200 students.

TEACHING PATTERN:

2 hours weekly - 1 hour lecture, 1 hour tutorial

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - L,H
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Video conferencing - L,H
A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
About Flexible Study Options

INTERNATIONALISATION
This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% at level 100 in POE R3A

TEXTS
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Dr B Hartley

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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