This subject introduces you to the basis for understanding East Asian cultures and their expanding significance in the world. Understanding East Asian Cultures examines the connection between Eastern and Western cultures and philosophies. You will learn about the connection and balance between humans and nature in the major philosophical and religious traditions of the East Asian region. The subject also provides you with an opportunity to explore key ideas including happiness, relationships, respect and responsibility, and how these values inspire creative solutions to contemporary problems.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Identify, analyse, evaluate and communicate broad and coherent knowledge in East Asian philosophies. 2. Independently and in teams, generate and transmit solutions to unpredictable and sometimes complex problems related to East Asian philosophies. 3. Apply knowledge of East Asian philosophies to professional work and/or further learning, demonstrating well-developed judgement and responsibility.
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