Traditional Aboriginal Society

Course code ABOR2330Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsWollotuka School of Aboriginal Studies

Explores the philosophical basis of traditional Aboriginal societies examining such areas as the life cycle, kinship, control, economic systems and lifestyle practices.

Available in 2015

On-Line from CallaghanSemester 1
OurimbahSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesOn completion of this course students should be able to:
1. provide an insight into traditional Australia before Cook.
2. provide critical analysis of the ongoing issues stemming from the loss of traditional lifestyles.
3. provide an understanding of the diversity of Aboriginal cultures and people.
ContentThis course explores the philosophical basis of traditional Aboriginal societies examining such areas as the life cycle, kinship, control, economic systems and lifestyle practices.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Internal Mode
Teaching MethodsEmail Discussion Group
Lecture
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments2000 words
Online Learning Activities2500 words or equivalent
Presentations - IndividualTutorial presentation or online equivalent - 1500 words
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for ABOR2330