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Undergraduate | LTU-ABS1IAA | 2024

Introduction to Aboriginal Australia

Course information for 2024 intake

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Start dates
4 Mar 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks

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Introduction to Aboriginal Australia

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Analyse a range of texts in the field of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies
    2. Apply knowledge to understanding concepts and issues, and interpreting data about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia and the world today
    3. Apply suitable research methods to addressing social issues involving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
    4. Produce a sustained, complex written argument about social research methods relating to a topic on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Entry requirements


Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed ANT1IIA (Introduction to Aboriginal Australia), or ABS1IAA (Introduction to Aboriginal Australia), or HUS1ABS (Introduction to Aboriginal Australia) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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