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Undergraduate | CUR-GPH220 | 2024

Geographies of Migration

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People have been relocating for centuries. So what are the patterns? And how does this affect us all? Study migration across Australia and the world – including rural to urban, and urban to rural. Consider ethical, economic and security impacts. 

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Study method
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Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024,
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Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks

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Geographies of Migration

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will:

    1. Identify migration trends in Australia, including Aboriginal migration, and in transnational spaces
    2. Critically evaluate Australia’s regional responsibilities regarding migration intake and the complex ethical, economic and security concerns
    3. Analyse how socio-cultural values and local economic factors interact with global processes to influence policy outcomes at the local level
    4. Apply analytical and fieldwork skills to interpret analyse and synthesise data from a variety of sources and communicate information effectively.

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Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Arts (Geography)

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Undergraduate Certificate in Geography

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