Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies 1
Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
This course assists in the development of a comprehensive knowledge of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples cultures and histories through Australia's development. It covers from the time before the invasion of the British through to the end of the 20th Century.
By the end of this course students will:
1. be introduced to an in-depth level of information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their historical relations with non-indigenous Australians.
2. be aware of the range of ideas about treatment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
3. have practised researching unfamiliar topics using a range of research tools.
4. be familiar with and have practised the skills required for effective examination performance.
Students will use problem-based learning to examine Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, comprehensively examining issues such as invasion, cultural heritage, family structures and changing lifestyles.
Modes of Delivery
Problem Based Learning
Problem Based Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 11 weeks