Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL3270: East Asian Regional Order

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover all or some of the following topics:

-        The great powers in East Asia

-        Regional institutions and architecture-building

-        Regional flashpoints and security challenges in East Asia

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled learning and teaching activities2211 x 2 hour seminars
Guided independent studies50Reading and preparation for seminars
Guided independent study78Completion of module assessment

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).