Courses & Units

Special Topic in Aboriginal Studies HAB201

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.


Enrolment requires Head of Discipline approval.


For students with a demonstrable capacity for independent research who have a specific topic within the field of Aboriginal Studies that they wish to investigate. Entry to the unit is at the discretion of Head of Discipline. Students work closely together with an appointed supervisor on a research project involving a structured reading program, reporting to the class on work-in-progress and extensive analysis of and writing on the topic under investigation. Students entering the unit need to be self motivated and self-disciplined, and must possess advanced analytic skills.


Unit name Special Topic in Aboriginal Studies
Unit code HAB201
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages
Teaching staff

Dr M Rolls

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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Band Field of Education
1 090311

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25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty


Teaching Pattern

Regular seminars and individual supervision


5,000-word research paper

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