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Courses Handbook 2014

This handbook contains information for courses and units at Curtin in 2014.
Information for the previous year's courses and units is available at Courses Handbook 2013.

305842 (v.4) Indigenous Australian Research Positioning 411

Area: Centre for Aboriginal Studies
Credits: 25.0
Contact Hours: 6.0
TUITION PATTERNS: The tuition pattern provides details of the types of classes and their duration. This is to be used as a guide only. Precise information is included in the unit outline.
Lecture: 1 x 1 Hours Weekly
Individual Study: 1 x 3 Hours Weekly
Seminar: 1 x 2 Hours Weekly
Anti Requisite(s): 305626 (v.3) Indigenous Australian Research 301 or any previous version
UNIT REFERENCES, TEXTS, OUTCOMES AND ASSESSMENT DETAILS: The most up-to-date information about unit references, texts and outcomes, will be provided in the unit outline.
Syllabus: Focus on the positions and positioning of researchers past and present. Students are required to negotiate and articulate their own position/s and standpoints as well as gain understanding of others’ positions. Examines the historical patterns of research undertaken in Aboriginal contexts, and considers the politics and power relations of past and present research.
Field of Education: 090311 Indigenous Studies
Result Type: Grade/Mark


Availability

Year Location Period Internal Partially Online Internal Area External Central External Fully Online
2014 Bentley Campus Semester 1 Y        
2014 Bentley Campus Semester 1 Y        
2014 Bentley Campus Semester 2 Y        

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Fully Online refers to the main (larger portion of) mode of learning provided via Internet interaction (including the downloading of pre-packaged material on the Internet). Excludes online course/units run through the Curtin Bentley-based Distance Education Area which remain Central External


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