Courses & Units

Aboriginal Australia and Gender Relations HAB332

Launceston

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Introduction

This unit provides an understanding of the roles and status of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in Australia. It considers how colonisation has affected the cultural roles of women and examines a range of contemporary social issues related to Indigenous women (including justice, employment, caring for Country/land rights, rights and activism, political representation, creative and artistic output/recognition).

Summary

Unit name Aboriginal Australia and Gender Relations
Unit code HAB332
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages
Coordinator

Dr Deborah Wilson [Deborah.Wilson@utas.edu.au]

Teaching staff

Dr Deborah Wilson [Deborah.Wilson@utas.edu.au]

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019

* 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).

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2019: $820.00 2019: $1,671.00 090311

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Requisites

Prerequisites

25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

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

HAF261, HAF361

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On Campus:  1 x 1 hour lecture weekly, and 1 x 1 hour tutorial weekly (13 weeks);

Off Campus:  1 x 1 hour recorded lecture and online learning module per week (13 weeks)

Assessment

On-campus students: 1500-word essay (15%), tutorial discussion participation and short presentation on one of the weekly topics (10%), 2500-word essay (35%), 2-hour exam (40%)

Off-Campus students: 1500-word essay (20%), 2500-word essay (40%), 2-hour exam (40%)

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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