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Introduction to Aboriginal Australia

Undergraduate | LTU-ABS1IAA | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
Duration
12 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

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

Others

Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed ANT1IIA (Introduction to Aboriginal Australia), or ABS1IIA (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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