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Indigenous Histories and Knowledges

Undergraduate | MAQ-ABSX2060 | 2024

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14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Indigenous Histories and Knowledges

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject, students will be able to:

    1. Identify Indigenous Australians' contemporary and historical contributions to knowledge in scientific and community fields
    2. Recognise the diversity of Indigenous knowledges and in fields of science, technology, land and Country
    3. Analyse and reflect on the on-going relationship of Indigenous and non-indigenous knowledges
    4. Communicate effectively, in a range of written and spoken formats, within the conventions of the discipline of Indigenous Studies
    5. Demonstrate a critical, self-reflective approach to the study of Indigenous histories, based on respect and mutual responsibility

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:


Pre-requisite: 40cp at 1000 level or above including ABSX1000

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements -

    Students who have an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion under Macquarie University's Academic Progression Policy are not permitted to enrol in OUA units offered by Macquarie University. Students with an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion who have enrolled in units through OUA will be withdrawn.

Study load

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

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

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Bachelor of Arts

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