Camosun logo for print

To register for credit courses you first need to apply to a college program. Apply online

ASIA 110 Traditional Asia-Pacific

Effective Date: January 2017

This course is an introduction to the broad currents of social, cultural, political and economic change in the Asia-Pacific region before the modern period. The focus is on the interaction among the different Asia-Pacific civilizations and their changing values, beliefs, social systems, literature, art, governance and economic exchanges.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Asia-Pacific Studies
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ASIA 111 Contemporary Asia-Pacific

Effective Date: January 2017

This course is an introduction to the development of the Asia-Pacific region in the modern period. The course will outline the social, cultural, economic and political structures and changes in the region. Special emphasis is on understanding the issues of globalization, industrialization, nationalism, class, gender, cultural identity, art and literature.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Asia-Pacific Studies
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ASIA 211 Contemporary Southeast Asia

Effective Date: September 2016

This course presents a study of contemporary Southeast Asia and its transformation since 1945. Paths to independence, economic development, and socio-political stability in the Southeast Asian countries are examined. Attention is given to the development of ASEAN as a mechanism for intra-regional cooperation.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Asia-Pacific Studies
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ASIA 216 Women in Asia

Effective Date: September 2016

This course provides a comparative introduction to the study of gender relations in Asia. It looks at how the lives of Asian women have been constructed by various domestic and international forces – gender, race, sexuality, colonialism/imperialism, neo-colonialism.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Asia-Pacific Studies
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ASIA 222 Contemporary China

Effective Date: September 2016

An introduction to contemporary China through a multidisciplinary analysis of Chinese society. Drawing upon political economy, we focus on issues of development and underdevelopment, class and ideology, and China's relationship to the West, to understand historically the changes that modern China has undergone.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Asia-Pacific Studies
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Last updated: May 25, 2017 2:09 pm

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

©1996–2017 Camosun College | Victoria BC, Canada | Printed: November 23, 2017 at 10:51 am Change Everything logo for print