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Area/Catalogue
SOCU 6001

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
101451

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Justice & Society

Course aim

To introduce students to a range of advanced research methodologies and practices necessary for developing an appropriate research topic or project.

Course content

The students will be introduced to advanced Aboriginal research methodologies and constructions of knowledge. The students will also develop understanding of the ethical issues relating to research and will develop knowledge of protocols for negotiating research within the Aboriginal communities and/or with the Aboriginal people.

Textbook(s)

Martin, KL 2008, Please knock before you enter, Post Pressed, Tenriffe

Prerequisite(s)

Completion of the Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma of Aboriginal Studies or permission of the Program Director.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Workshop 6 hours x 5 days
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External (Online) 3 hours x 10 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Essay 2500 words 25% N/A
Literature review 2500 words 25% N/A
Research Project 4000 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Essay 2500 words 25% N/A
Literature review 2500 words 25% N/A
Research Project 4000 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 4A)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

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