Introduction

Australia in Asian and the Pacific course enables learners to study the social, cultural, religious and geographical diversity in Australia, Asia and the Pacific region.  Its focus is on building an understanding of becoming 'Asia literate'. It is also designed to encourage learners to develop understanding of the importance of Australia's relationships within the region in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Australia in Asia and the Pacific nurtures learner's appreciation of, and respect for, diversity.  It also gives learners an opportunity to develop and understanding of what it means to be a global citizen.  Themes running through the course topics include geographic and human diversity, relationships and environmental issues.

TASC. 2018, Australia in Asia and the Pacific, AAP315116