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ATS2725

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2011 (Day)
South Africa Second semester 2011 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dharma Arunachalam

Notes

Previously coded SCY2310

Synopsis

The unit examines

  1. the determinants of fertility, mortality and internal migration in Australia,
  2. the factors shaping Australian immigration policy since World War Two and the outcomes as regards country of origin, skill and other social characteristics of migrants, and
  3. the migrant impact on Australian society, including inter ethnic relations.

Assessment

Essay (2500 words): 50%
Examination (2 hours): 50%

Chief examiner(s)

Assoc. Prof. Dharma Arunachalam

Contact hours

2 hours (1 x 2 hour seminar) per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Sociology

Prohibitions

ATS3725