Courses & Units

Aboriginal Australia and Gender Relations HAB232

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


May be taken as a Gender Studies unit;


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).


Unit name Aboriginal Australia and Gender Relations
Unit code HAB232
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages

Dr Deborah Wilson []

Teaching staff

Dr Deborah Wilson []

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


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25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty

Mutual Exclusions

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

HAF261, HAF361


Teaching Pattern

On Campus: Launceston: 1x1-hr lecture weekly, 1x1.5-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks);

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


On Campus: 2,000-word essay (30%), 9-week journal (20%), tutorial participation (10%), exam (40%);

Off Campus: 1000-word essay (15%), 2000-word essay (35%), Participation in online discussion boards (10%); 2-hour exam (40%)
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