Module Information

Modules Offered in AY2020-2021

The Department reserves the right to change the modules offered and content of the modules offered.
Students are strongly advised to check for the latest timetable in July (for Semester 1) and December (for Semester 2) each year.

SEMESTER 1

All classes for Semester 1 will commence during the week starting Monday, 10 August 2020 unless otherwise informed by the lecturer(s).

Module Code Module Title Lecturer(s)
SE5151^ Approaches to the Study of Southeast Asia Simon Rowedder
SE5201** Supervised Research Project All Staff
SE5221/SE5221R/GE5214 Landscapes of Southeast Asia Hamzah Muzaini
SE5222/SE5222R The Arts in Contemporary Southeast Asia Jan Mrazek
SE5226/SE5226R Race and Ethnicity in Southeast Asia Lin Hongxuan (Adjunct)
SE5246/SE5246R Country Studies: Myanmar Nyi Nyi Kyaw (Adjunct)
SE5294/SE5294R/GE5215 The Politics of Environment in SE Asia Serina Bte Abdul Rahman (Adjunct)
SE5660 Independent Study All Staff
 
SE6660* Independent Study All Staff

^ Compulsory module for MA students.
* For MA/PhD Research students only.
** For MA Coursework students only.

SEMESTER 2 (Subject to Changes)

All classes for Semester 2 will commence during the week starting Monday, 11 January 2021 unless otherwise informed by the lecturer(s).

Module Code Module Title Lecturer(s)
SE5201** Supervised Research Project All Staff
SE5242/SE5242R Country Studies: Thailand Yoshinori Nishizaki
SE5243/SE5243R Country Studies: Indonesia Douglas Kammen
SE5244/SE5244R Country Studies: The Philippines Teofilo Daquila
SE5245/SE5245R Country Studies: Malaysia Maznah Mohamad
SE5247/SE5247R Country Studies: Vietnam Gerard Sasges
SE5660 Independent Study All Staff
 
SE6660* Independent Study All Staff
SE6770* Graduate Research Seminar Nicolas Lainez (Adjunct)

* For MA/PhD Research students only.
** For MA Coursework students only.

Important Notes:

  1. Please refer to myPortal@NUS for information on Online Registration of Modules.

  2. MA Coursework students may cross-enrol in not more than 5 graduate modules from the pre-approved list of modules offered by other Departments/Faculties during their candidature, subject to the rules laid out and the approval of the Head of the Department of Southeast Asian Studies and the Department offering the module(s). Please submit your application via Submit Module Requests in the Module Registration System.

  3. A student who wishes to register for SE5660 or SE6660 Independent Study must submit a duly completed agreement form together with a research proposal to the Department General Office by the stipulated deadline in each semester for the HOD's approval. The module will be added for you after the proposal is approved.

  4. SE6770 is a compulsory module for MA and PhD (by research) students and will be graded as "Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory" based on student's presentation and class participation. This module is not open to coursework students.

  5. Language modules are strictly not allowed to be used to fulfill the graduation requirements of MA (coursework and research) and PhD (research) degree candidates.

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