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|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||Academy Division|
This subject focuses on the continuity of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, knowledge and traditions across time and place. It explores Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' traditional understanding of their place in the world. Students will have opportunities to develop awareness of how traditional knowledge, forms of social organisation and cultural practices continue to shape contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge, cultural practices and priorities. This subject will provide introductory insights into the diverse and complex traditional knowledge and social systems, as the basis from which to understand the experience of colonisation and the contemporary priorities of Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander people, in further Indigenous Studies subjects. This subject includes an excursion on country for internal students for which students will incur an additional cost (under $100).
There are additional charges for this subject; please contact the School for details.
|Academic skills are assumed at postgraduate level (reading, writing essays, applying information to real world situations)|
|Study Period 1, External|
|Census Date 23-Mar-2023|
|Coordinator:||Dr Ailie McDowall|
|Lecturer:||Ms Kyly Mills.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
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