|Year of offer||2019|
|Subject level||Graduate coursework Level 5|
|Fees||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject combines a study of the Asian arts, cultural and creative sector today with consideration of the demands of working collaboratively between Australia and Asian countries. The subject examines social, political and cultural backgrounds and the ramifications for engagement with cultural organisations and creative practitioners. The approach to the material is through lectures, readings, class discussions, guest speakers from industry and the content is topic-based, which will vary from year to year depending on the composition of the class and guest lecturers.
Intended learning outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students are expected to:
- have an understanding of the complexity of the region as a whole and how cultural, social and economic perspective inform arts practice and its delivery;
- have a detailed understanding of the nature of contemporary artistic production and organisation in selected countries; and
- feel confident to initiate projects in the region.
At the completion of this subject, students should gain the following generic skills:
- be able to demonstrate research and analytical skills;
- be able to demonstrate clear spoken and written communication;
- be able to demonstrate attention to detail; and
- be able to demonstrate understanding of ethical and cultural contexts.