Welcome to Asian Studies

Most students who are studying an Asian language have a keen interest in the region where that language is spoken. If you are taking one of the four Asian languages taught at Monash it is a great advantage to do some units which allow you to learn about the country of the language you are studying.

The study of Asian cultures enables students to investigate specific issues across a range of Asian countries and societies, provides a broad comparative perspective, and has  particular relevance for those studying an Asian language.


  • Victorian students are taking advantage of a unique opportunity to improve their foreign language skills through regular meetings with migrant seniors whose first language is Read more