Contemporary Japan JAPN20005: Applications now open
The Faculty of Arts is providing students the opportunity to undertake an overseas intenisve subject taught at Hokkaido University, Japan. Applications are now open.
This subject examines basic themes in contemporary Japanese society, as well as commonly used theoretical models. Topics for discussion include the tension between individuals and collective society; notions of regional, gender and age-based status identities and the effects of social change. Students are expected to think critically about current events in Japan and apply these ideas to their own culture and society. Enrollment in JAPN20005 Contemporary Japan is by application and requires subject coordinator approval. A quota applies for this subject as places are limited.
See the Handbook for more information about the subject and the Global Mobility website for application guidelines.