Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:June, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4 x 2 hour lectures in Melbourne 6 X 2 hours lectures at the University of New Caledonia 8 site visits in Noumea and the Nothern Province , New Caledonia, 8 X 1.5 lectures to accompany visits |
Total Time Commitment:
Total of 170 hours.
French 4 or French 6 or French Language and Culture 1B or French Intermediate Language & Culture B or equivalent.
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|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorMs Diane De Saint Leger
This course, which includes an intensive in-country component, will explore the history, politics and socio-cultural context of New Caledonia as it transitions towards possible independence from France through a series of referenda between 2014 and 2018. This will be achieved by examining the events which have led to this transition, including the independence movements in the 1970s and 80s and the Matignon and Nouméa agreements. The central theme of the course is the “common destiny” of the various peoples of New Caledonia; this theme will be examined through a series of lectures and workshops prior to departure, and a diverse program of activities on site in New Caledonia, including a visit to the Kanak Customary Senate and a stay with a Kanak community.
At the end of this subject, students will:
This subject has the following hurdle requirements:
Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 10% per day. After five working days, no late assessment will be marked. In-class tasks missed without approval will not be marked.
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
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