AIS202 - Study Tour: International and Intercultural Studies

Unit details

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2014 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2 2014 (Study Tour)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:N Henry

Students must have completed at least 8 credit points of study in their course; and permission from unit chair to enrol.



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Total contact hours: 

-        Pre-departure module in the Cloud (online) (integral to preparation

and pre-tour assignment work): estimated: 3-4 hours

-        Pre departure session (conducted by Study Abroad

Office): 8 hours

-        In country: 10 days x 8 hours = 80 hours

Total: approx. 92 hours


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This unit focuses on developing students’ understanding of Indonesian culture and society. It also encourages students to explore differences between Indonesia and Australia and to reflect on Indonesian perceptions of Western countries. Students are encouraged to reflect upon their own culturally-embedded understandings and to explore the issues involved in enhancing intercultural communication and competency.


Pre-departure report, 30%, 1250 words.

Journal, 20%, 750 words.

Final reflective report , 50%, 2000 words.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.