* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
DESCRIPTION This unit considers Tasmanian Aboriginal societies before European contact through to the end of the twentieth century. Topics explored include pre-contact Tasmanian Aboriginal socities and the contact histories between Tasmanian Aborigines and the French then the British. The impacts of colonisation and its aftermath are central foci and include issues such as socio-cultural accommodation, Aboriginal resistance, war, conciliation, punishment, exile and return, protest and reconciliation.
ASSESSMENT: HAB211 int & ext: 1,000 word essay (20%), 2,000 word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)
HAB311 int & ext: 1,500 word essay (20%), 2,500 word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web dependent - H,L,W,I Some parts of this unit will be taught online
Flexible scheduling - H,L,W,I Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options
25% at level 100 in Aboriginal Studies major or cognate if completing the major. 25% at level 100 in any discipline in any faculty if taking as an elective.
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