Topics in Japanese Culture and Society


In-depth study of selected topics on Japanese culture and society. Topics may include Japanese religion and society, popular culture, early modern history, Japan in East Asia and globalisation. This will be a team-taught course, and the content each year will be adapted according to student research interests. The course requires critical reading of core texts and regular student seminar presentations.

If you are interested in taking this course, please contact the Postgraduate Adviser well in advance to select a supervisor prior to enrolment.



Availability 2024

Not taught in 2024


Lecturer(s) Professor Mark R. Mullins


JAPANESE 702: 30 points