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Major, Minor, Sub-Major

Description:

Indigenous Knowledges involves the study of the cultures, history and contemporary situations of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their relationships with other Indigenous cultures and the broader Australian society. It encompasses descriptions and analyses derived from Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal sources, and focuses on understanding the issues central to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and contemporary Indigenous societies.

Prerequisite(s):

Nil

Assumed Knowledge:

Nil

Courses:

Courses that are in majors, sub-majors and/or minors:
Area and cat no.UnitsLevelReferences
MAJOR (8 courses)
Contemporary Aboriginal IssuesHUMS 10344.51Note(s): 1
Aboriginal CulturesHUMS 10354.51Note(s): 1
Caring for CountryENVT 10174.51
Comparative Indigenous StudiesHUMS 20174.52
Aboriginal Voices in Film and FictionLANG 20074.52
Communication, Culture and Indigenous AustraliansCOMM 20604.52
Cultural Competence in Indigenous PracticeSOCU 30354.53
Plus one course from the following Electives:
Aboriginal People, History and ColonialismHUMS 20104.51Note(s): 2
Rights and RacismHUMS 20084.52
Oral History Workshop: People and PlaceHUMS 30444.53
Dreams and Nightmares: The Australian Cultural ImaginaryCOMM 30484.53
SUB-MAJOR (6 courses)
Contemporary Aboriginal IssuesHUMS 10344.51Note(s): 1
Aboriginal CulturesHUMS 10354.51Note(s): 1
Caring for CountryENVT 10174.51
Comparative Indigenous StudiesHUMS 20174.52
Aboriginal Voices in Film and FictionLANG 20074.52
Cultural Competence in Indigenous PracticeSOCU 30354.53
MINOR (4 courses)
Contemporary Aboriginal IssuesHUMS 10344.51Note(s): 1
Aboriginal CulturesHUMS 10354.51Note(s): 1
Caring for CountryENVT 10174.51
Comparative Indigenous StudiesHUMS 20174.52


Rules:

Nil

Notes:

1.

Students not enrolled the Bachelor of Arts (Indigenous Cultures and Australian Society) who wish to complete the Indigenous Knowledges major, sub-major or minor as part of their degree, must complete HUMS 1034 Contemporary Aboriginal Issues and HUMS 1035 Aboriginal Cultures before attempting Level 2 and Level 3 courses in the major/sub-major/minor.

2.

Students should normally complete Level 1 and Level 2 courses before attempting Level 3 courses in the major/sub-major/minor.

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