Asian Studies Masterclass: Perception of space in Asia

Course description Asian Studies Masterclass: Perception of space in Asia
Year: 2010-2011
Catalog number:
Teacher(s):
  • Dr. H. Van der Veere (coordinator) and Dr. M.J. Klokke
Language: English
Blackboard: Unknown
EC: 10.0
Level: 500
Period: Semester 1, Block I, II
  • No Elective choice
  • No Contractonderwijs
  • No Exchange
  • No Study Abroad
  • No Evening course
  • No A la Carte
  • No Honours Class

Admission requirements

BA

Description

The Masterclass investigates how conceptions of space in different cultures in Asia are formed and deformed. In the first part of the course a theoretical positioning of the problem illustrated by a number of case studies aims to achieve an awareness of multidisciplinarity and crosscultural issues in Asian studies . In the second part of the course the process of writing on such issues forms the core of the classes leading up to the final research paper.

Course objectives

Critical analysis of data from case studies; formulation of research topic, methodology for a research paper

Time table

For more information, check timetable

Teaching method

Seminar

Assessment method

Position papers and research paper

Blackboard

YES

Reading list

See program

Registration

Via uSis

Contact

Marijke Klokke or Henny van der Veere

Remarks

None

Languages