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  • Objectives
    The course aims to: * provide students with the opportunity to specialise in an area of professional interest or expertise in Australian education, Australian tourism, Australian humanities, Australian social sciences, or Australian Indigenous/Aboriginal studies; * potentially serve as a bridging course for students who wish to develop postgraduate thesis proposals in Australian Studies; * encourage interdisciplinary analysis of contemporary issues in Australian society and culture with a variety of outcomes; * connect, where relevant, specialised socio-cultural investigations into Australian life with industry and/or institutional practices. Learning outcomes Upon graduating, students will: * have acquired a range of advanced, long-term transferable skills relevant to their intended professions and careers; * be equipped to enter the workforce and forge careers as skilled and knowledgeable professionals.
  • Entry requirements
    Applicants must normally hold an approved degree, diploma or equivalent qualification, although the Faculty Board may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature. Candidature must be approved by the Head of Faculty or nominee.
  • Academic Title
    Graduate Certificate in Australian Studies
  • Course description
    The Graduate Certificate in Australian Studies is an 18-unit program offered by the Faculty of Education, Humanities, Law and Theology on a fee-paying basis.

    PROGRAM OF STUDY  [November, 2008]

    To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Australian Studies, a student must complete 18 units with a grade of P or NGP or better in each topic, comprising:

        * the 6-unit core topic AUST3999 Issues for Australians 2; and
        * 12 units of elective topics.

    Electives may be selected from:

        * the Bachelor of Arts major sequences topics listed below (which will be set and assessed at a level and standard appropriate to the graduate certificate);
        * special topics available in that year.

    Not all topics are necessarily available in a given year.

    Intending candidates should discuss their options with the Chair of the Program or the Australian Studies coordinator.

    Except with permission of the Faculty Board:

        * a student may not include a topic which repeats work previously undertaken;
        * the program must be completed within six consecutive semesters.

    BACHELOR OF ARTS AUSTRALIAN STUDIES MAJOR SEQUENCE

    ARCH2001
        

    Indigenous Australian Archaeology
        

    6

    ARCH2002
        

    Historical Archaeology of Australia
        

    6

    ARCH2003
        

    Cultural Heritage Management
        

    6

    ARCH2004
        

    Australian Maritime Archaeology
        

    6

    ARCH3005
        

    Underwater and Coastal Archaeology
        

    6

    ARCH3014
        

    Indigenous Heritage Management
        

    6

    ARCH3305
        

    Indigenous Archaeology Field School
        

    6

    ARCH3306
        

    Ethnoarchaeology in Aboriginal Australia
        

    6

    ARCH3307
        

    Rock Art Field School
        

    6

    AUST2000
        

    Australian Languages: Issues and Debates
        

    6

    AUST2004
        

    Indigenous Australian Art Today
        

    6

    AUST2005
        

    Travelling Australia: A Cultural Guide
        

    6

    AUST2006
        

    Reconciliation and Indigenous Knowledges
        

    6

    AUST2007
        

    Cultural Theory: Australian Perspectives
        

    6

    AUST2008
        

    Sex, Gender and Media
        

    6

    AUST3000
        

    Australian Languages: More Issues and Debates
        

    6

    CRIM2002
        

    Crime and Society
        

    6

    GEOG2006
        

    Australian Environmental Change
        

    6

    HIST2050
        

    Themes in Australian Social History
        

    6

    HIST2053
        

    Maps and Dreams: Aboriginal/Colonial Encounters in Australian History
        

    6

    HIST2064
        

    Australian Environmental Histories
        

    6

    HIST3035
        

    Destination Australia: Immigration History
        

    6

    HUMN2201
        

    Settling in Australia: The Italian, Greek and French Experience
        

    6

    ITAL3502
        

    Italians in Australia
        

    6

    INTR3004
        

    Australian Foreign Policy
        

    6

    LEGL2001
        

    Child Protection
        

    6

    LEGL2002
        

    Researching Juvenile Crime
        

    6

    LEGL2003
        

    Gender, Law and Society
        

    6

    LEGL2004
        

    Access to Justice in Australia
        

    6

    LEGL3016
        

    Law and Urban Change: The Impact of Built Heritage
        

    6

    LEGL3023
        

    Cultural Heritage and the Law
        

    6

    LING2702
        

    Language, Culture and Communication
        

    6

    LING3702
        

    Applied Linguistics: Research Methods
        

    6

    MGRE2502
        

    Special Topic in Modern Greek Culture
        

    6

    POLI2015
        

    Australian Government and Public Policy
        

    6

    POLI2045
        

    Australian Politics: Parties, Voters and Elections
        

    6

    POLI3055
        

    Indigenous People and Politics
        

    6

    SCRN2002
        

    National Cinemas
        

    6

    SOCI3016
        

    Sociology of Intimacy
        

    6

    SOCI3017
        

    Urban Sociology
        

    6

    SOCI3028
        

    Culture and Society
        

    6

    SOCI3031
        

    Contemporary Social Problems
        

    6

    SOCI3046
        

    Business and Society in Australia
        

    6

    WMST2005
        

    Sex, Gender and Identities in Australia
        

    6

    WMST2006
        

    Gender in Australian Culture
        

    6

    WMST2008
        

    Media and Cultural Identities: Gender, Race and Sexuality
        

    6

    WMST2009
        

    Sex, Gender and the Law
        

    6

    WMST2011
        

    Sexualities: Perspectives, Pleasures, Politics
        

    6

    WMST3004
        

    Indigenous Women's Voices: Race, Gender and Colonialism
        

    6

    WMST3005
        

    Women and Creativity
        

    6

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