Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitIndonesian Studies
OfferedClayton Second semester 2014 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Paul Thomas


Previously coded INM3080


This unit is presented in a series of practical workshops and seminar discussions conducted in the Indonesian language exploring modern Indonesian theatre and film. The unit provides options for either performance or written proposals related to film or theatre. Aspects of language are highlighted through the creation of scripts and through reading, translating, and interpreting of works by Indonesian playwrights and film directors.


At the conclusion of the unit, students should be able to:

  1. to present arguments and proposals for creative cooperation across cultures
  2. to demonstrate a knowledge of developments in both the theatre and film over recent decades
  3. to present a critical appraisal of a creative work for a general audience
  4. to have an understanding of the basic principles of sub-titling as they relate to film.


Performance : 35%
Presentation: 30%
Theatre/film review (800 words): 15%
Translation project (1,300 words): 20%

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

3 hours (One 2-hour workshop per week and one 1-hour tutorial per week)

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


ATS2116 or ATS3116 or Placement Test