This micro course is about the historical context and cultural development of society in Asia and the Pacific. It develops students’ knowledge of the historical significance of Asia and the Pacific and introduces them to a variety of human ideas, values, beliefs and behaviours.

Step 1: Register for this course to receive announcements via email. As an open course, you can access all learning resources on this course site without a password. Register to receive course announcements via email (click on the graphic). An OERu account will enable you to interact with fellow learners by posting WENotes and forum contributions.

Step 2: Explore the course website to find out what is required on this course and where the syllabus, course materials and learning challenges are located. Complete your orientation by establishing your own personal learning environment and declaring yourself to the group using your own course blog.

Step 3: Commence your study from the syllabus page. You can study at your own pace or follow the course with the group. Instructions will be posted on the announcements page and you can monitor live interactions from the course feed.