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Aboriginal Australia: Cultural Journeys - ANTH2605

Year - 2020

This unit introduces students to the diversity of cultural practice and worldviews of Aboriginal societies across Australia. It will in particular explore critically how Aboriginal people and practices have been understood, debated and represented in the discipline of anthropology since colonisation.

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x500wd tutorial writing task (15%), 1x1500wd unit reading task (30%), 1x2500wd major essay (40%), tutorial participation (15%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in Anthropology or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Indigenous Studies


ANTH2010 or ANTH2025


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Anthropology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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