PIA3046 - Asian Migration and the Global Diasporas

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Department of Public and International Affairs
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
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Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to engage students in migration studies and various debates about migration. It examines the root causes and settlement patterns of migrants, and how migration has effected changes in the country of origin and settlement. Students will study migration theories, identify major Asian migrant groups and examine how these groups form part of the global diaspora communities and continue to maintain ties with the root countries. Students will write profiles on migrants and research reports on migration topics.

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Continuous Assessment: 100%
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