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  • Critical Thinking

    MAQ-PHIX1037 | Undergraduate

    Identify methods used to structure arguments. Beware of fallacies and pseudo-arguments. Prepare for discourses on subjects including science, philosophy and law. Sharpen your approach to thinking critically and producing well-reasoned arguments.

    • 29 Nov 2021
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  • Happiness, Goodness and Justice

    MAQ-PHIX1032 | Undergraduate

    Ask questions about the nature of happiness. Address atheism and religion as you deconstruct what it means to be morally good. Question the relationship between politics and justice. Read up on philosophical arguments by Kant and Aristotle.

    • 29 Nov 2021
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  • The Philosophy of Human Nature

    MAQ-PHIX1031 | Undergraduate

    Open your mind to philosophical arguments about identity, human nature and the meaning of life. Pry into what makes individual human beings unique. Position the concept of free will against determinism. Join in arguments by 20th century key thinkers. 

    • 21 Feb 2022
  • Unearth new ways of thinking about femininity and masculinity. Read up on male and female representation throughout the literary canon. Address abortion and reproductive rights. Highlight historical and contemporary examples of sexism in the media.

    • 21 Feb 2022
  • Think about brain disorders that can affect memory, reading or higher level cognition. Notice similarities and differences in conditions across cultures. Break down dyslexia and schizophrenia. Process theories about the causes of these conditions.

    • 21 Feb 2022
  • Biological Basis of Behaviour

    MAQ-BIOX1320 | Undergraduate

    Venture into the animal kingdom. Track how genes and environment influence the function and evolution of animal behaviour. Study genetics. Sense how people and animals communicate. Reflect on human life today and the role of culture in evolution. 

    • 25 Jul 2022
  • Arts Capstone

    MAQ-ARTX3500 | Undergraduate

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  • Indigenous Research Methodologies

    MAQ-ABSX3025 | Undergraduate

    • 25 Jul 2022
  • Early Childhood Professional Practice 2

    MAQ-ECHX8250 | Postgraduate

    Build on the theory, knowledge and practice that you gained in Early Childhood Professional Practice 1 by completing a 20-day placement. Develop an awareness of a teacher’s responsibilities when  working with children from 2-5 years.

    • 21 Feb 2022
  • Extend your knowledge of child development. Consider the measurement of child development, quality in childcare, and evaluation of children's environments. Analyse research to develop your skills in using evidence-based approaches to teaching

    • 25 Jul 2022