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Aboriginal Women

Enrolment code: HAB232/332

Offered: Launceston: semester 1, Hobart: semester 1

Special note: may be taken as a Women’s Studies unit; may be taken as an elective

Unit description:

Provides students with an understanding of the roles, functions and status of women in past and present Aboriginal societies from Aboriginal womens’ perspectives. Particular areas of study include feminism and racism, gender politics, Aboriginal women and power, and Aboriginal women and social issues.

Staff Ms J Sabbioni, Ms M Walter For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 3x1-hr lectures fortnightly, 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in Aboriginal Studies  
Mutual exclusions HAF261/361  
Assessment mode 2,000-word essay (30%), 13-week journal (20%), tutorial participation (10%), exam (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Unit Reader (contact Riawunna for details) Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Aboriginal Studies
Women's Studies
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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