An understanding of the Asian region and the global impact of its countries, cultures and economies is of critical importance to all future professionals. This major takes an interdisciplinary approach to examine a range of issues relating to the history, politics, society, economy and culture of Asian countries, as well as the variety of expression of individual experience. You'll focus particularly on China, Japan, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia and South Asia.
In your first year you'll be introduced to a relevant language (either Chinese, Indonesian, Japanese or Korean), together with a broad overview of major developments in Asia across the past 500 years. Throughout the major you'll have access to a broad range of elective units in order to tailor your studies to match your personal and career interests.
This area of study is offered in the following courses or can be taken where you have 8 free electives. To see if you can take this area of study within a double degree select from the course offering below.