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Area/Catalogue
HUMS 3044

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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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
106076

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Creative Industries

Course aim

To conduct independent and original research through application and acquisition of a variety of skills in historical review and analysis.

Course content

Students will extend their knowledge of Aboriginal Cultures by critically reviewing the historiography of place, oral history theory, community history theory, methodology, ethics, working collaboratively, cross-cultural considerations, practical application, public vs private, museums, post-colonialism and post-modernism, family history and genealogy.

Textbook(s)

Robertson, B 2006, Oral history handbook, Oral History Association of Australia (South Australian Branch) , Unley, SA

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
HUMS 2010 Aboriginal People, History and Colonialism
Group 2
HUMS 2034 Forging a Nation: Australian History 1920 - Present
Group 3
HUMS 2035 Segregation and Resistance: Aboriginal People and Government
Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HUMS 1035 Aboriginal Cultures

One of the three group courses plus the common prerequisite course listed above, or approval of the Course Coordinator.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 1 hour x 10 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 10 weeks
Field Placement (Fieldwork) 4 hours x 1 week
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
External (Online activities) 3 hours x 10 weeks
External (Field placement) 4 hours x 1 week

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, MAGILL
Critique 750 words 20% N/A
Essay 1250 words 30% N/A
Research Project 2500 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Critique 750 words 20% N/A
Essay 1250 words 30% N/A
Research Project 2500 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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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

Course Coordinators

School of Creative Industries

Degrees this course is offered in

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