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  • Seminar in Languages 1LANG40003

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves a study of an approved topic in the languages. Details of the program being offered will be available from the graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic,...

  • Two Koreas in the WorldKORE20001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject covers both South and North Koreas’ international relations since the establishment of the governments in 1948 until today. It deals with two Koreas’ political and ideological divergence since the end of WWII and how two Koreas have formed two totally different diplomatic, economic an...

  • Korean Politics and SocietyKORE30001

    Offered:Winter TermYear:2019Quotas apply

    The subject is offered during the Winter term as an overseas subject taught at one of the major universities in Seoul, South Korea. Topics include domestic party politics, national division, divided families, North Korean defectors, youth unemployment, gender-based violence, migrant workers and m...

  • Korean 1KORE10001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is designed for students with no Korean language background. Students will develop essential Korean language skills in order to be able to engage in basic social conversation. The subject will introduce the Korean writing system, Hangeul, and Korean romanisation. Students will also d...

  • Languages at WorkLANG30001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Learning a language culminates not only in linguistic and cultural proficiency but also in the development of advanced skills in areas valued by industry: intercultural competence, communication and lateral thinking. This subject offers students the opportunity to recognise and extend these skill...

  • Languages in ContextLANG90001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The new capstone subject is a research methods subject designed for language graduates. It offers training in both social science and humanities research methods and aims to develop competence in a range of research methodologies useful in various professional contexts in the government and non-g...

  • Seminar in Languages 2LANG40004

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves a study of an approved topic in the languages. Details of the program being offered will be available from the graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic,...

  • Specialised Spanish Translation 1TRAN90018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Students will be given hands-on practice reading and translating a variety of specialised documents, including official policy statements, statistical material, business contracts and newspaper reports, adapting the genres to the particular interests of the student group. Special attention will b...

  • Business and Legal TranslationTRAN90020

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The subject aims at preparing skills for translating technical language of special genres in Chinese economic and legal contents, and nurturing critical understanding of the cultural and intellectual foundations of the English- and Chinese-speaking worlds. Students will be given hands-on practice...

  • Investigative JournalismJOUR90013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject builds on basic journalistic interview and research skills to introduce the discipline and advanced research techniques of investigative journalism. Students will learn how to access and analyse public records, how to use Freedom of Information legislation, and how to use social medi...

  • PhotojournalismJOUR90022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    This is a practice-based subject teaching the history, principles and techniques of photojournalism in the context of rapidly changing communications technology. Students will learn basic photographic techniques, as well as learning how to edit their work and present it in a variety of multimedia...

  • Translating From English to ChineseTRAN90007

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject enhances students’ understanding of the theory and practice of written translation. Students will learn to apply text analysis, text typology, and contrastive analysis of their working languages to identify, analyse, and resolve translation problems professionally while independently...

  • Translating from Chinese to EnglishTRAN90009

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject enhances students’ understanding of the theory and practice of written translation. Students will learn to apply text analysis, text typology, and contrastive analysis of their working languages to identify, analyse, and resolve translation problems professionally while independently...

  • Translation in an Australian ContextTRAN90006

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the basic theory and practice of written translation. Students will learn to apply text analysis, text typology, and contrastive analysis of their working languages to identify, analyse, and resolve translation problems while independently developing an efficie...

  • Russian Thesis Part 1RUSS40009

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Research into Russian language or culture on a selected topic approved by the head of Russian in coordination with the thesis supervisor.

  • Legal Issues in Media and PublishingPUBL90014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject addresses ethical issues and legal constraints involved in publishing for print and digital media. It will review existing ethical codes and the mechanisms established to police them, as well as offering an overview of how publishing practices are shaped by legislative provisions rel...

  • International Publishing ProjectPUBL90016

    Offered:JuneYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject involves travel to New York to undertake a five-day intensive to be taught at a New York based university. The program will involve instruction by senior figures in the US publishing industry, from established firms and the recent start-ups that are re-shaping the industry.

  • Publishing ProjectPUBL90015

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Working under the supervision of a staff member, a student will produce a substantive publishing project, equivalent to 5000 words of written assessment. The project will be part of a larger team publishing project led by staff. The subject coordinator's permission must be sought in order to enrol.

  • Contemporary Cultural Theory & ResearchCULS90008

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject will introduce students to the current state of the discipline of Cultural Studies. Students will be oriented in relation to the major theoretical traditions, methodological approaches, empirical and political pre-occupations, and national traditions in Cultural Studies. We will do t...

  • Publishing and Communications Thesis Pt2PUBL90023

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to PUBL90022 Publishing and Communications Thesis Part 1 for details