Faculty of Arts

Monash University

Postgraduate - Unit

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12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2012 (Day)
Coordinator(s)A/Prof. Susan Blackburn


Previously coded PLM4930


Development strategies in Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam. Development options and development policies of successive governments - the groups which benefit and lose. Issues of political economy affecting the region as a whole, including environmental controversies, democratisation and women and development.


Book report (2000 words): 25%
Essay (4000 words): 45%
Tutorial presentation: 10%
Examination (2 hours): 20%

Chief examiner(s)

A/Prof. Susan Blackburn

Contact hours

3 hours (2 x 1 hour lectures and 1 x 1 hour tutorial) per week