Courses & Units

Indigenous Justice Issues HAB308

Note:

May be taken as part of the Police Studies major, or as an elective in other courses.

Introduction

Engages students in a detailed study of Indigenous experience of Australian legal and justice systems, and of the historical interaction between Indigenous and Australian law. Contexts in which these themes are explored include Land Rights and Native Title, criminal justice, Indigenous dispute settlement, and Indigenous ownership of intellectual and cultural property. Where appropriate, comparisons are drawn from the experience of Indigenous people in other places.

Summary

Unit name Indigenous Justice Issues
Unit code HAB308
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages|Law
Teaching staff

Dr M Rolls

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

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 090311

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Requisites

Prerequisites

25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

HSP211, HSP311

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

int:  3x1-hr lectures fortnightly, 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks);

Assessment

On Campus::  2,750-word essay (40%), 750-word paper (20%),2-hr exam (40%);

Off  Campus:  2,750-word essay (40%), 750 word-review essay (20%), 2-hr exam (40%)

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Textbooks

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