Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:February, Parkville - Taught on campus.
This subject will run from 10am until 2pm on each scheduled day
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: This subject is comprised of seminars and workshops delivered as an intensive over 6 days (approx 24 hours total) |
Total Time Commitment:
Total of 170 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Politics and International Studies or Criminology or Sociology or Indigenous Studies at the Undergraduate level.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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/
CoordinatorDr Raymond Orr
This subject explores contemporary relationships between Indigenous Peoples and settler societies from sociological, legal, political and social policy perspectives. In a comparative perspective it examines the dynamics of these relationships in terms of national, regional and global political orders, with a particular emphasis on evolving international mechanisms for intervention and reform. It explores the impacts and management of dispossession, Indigenous movements for land rights and self-determination and general movements for reconciliation. The subject is concerned also with the methodological and ethical complexities of conducting research on Indigenous issues both within settler societies and globally.
Upon successful completion of this subject students are expected to:
Hurdle requirement: As this is an Intensively-taught subject, Lecture/Seminar attendance is compulsory for all classes. All pieces of written work must be submitted to pass this subject.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
A subject reading pack will be available.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students who complete this subject should:
Master of Public Administration |
Master of Public Administration (Enhanced)
100 Point Master of Criminology |
100 Point Master of International Relations
100 Point Master of Public Policy and Management
100 Point Master of Social Policy
150 Point Master of Criminology
150 Point Master of Public Policy and Management
150 Point Master of Social Policy
200 Point Master of Criminology
200 Point Master of International Relations
200 Point Master of Public Policy and Management
200 Point Master of Social Policy
Graduate Certificate in Arts (Advanced) - Politics and International Studies
Graduate Certificate in Arts (Advanced) - Public Policy and Management
Graduate Certificate in Arts (Advanced) - Sociology
Graduate Certificate in Arts - Anthropology
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Advanced) - Criminology
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Advanced) - Cultural Studies
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Advanced) - Politics and International Studies
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Advanced) - Public Policy and Management
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Advanced) - Socio-Legal Studies
Graduate Diploma in Arts - Anthropology
Graduate Diploma in Arts - Criminology
Graduate Diploma in Arts - Sociology
Graduate Diploma of Arts (Advanced) - Sociology
PC-ARTS Politics and International Studies
PC-ARTS Public Policy and Management
PD-ARTS Politics and International Studies
PD-ARTS Public Policy and Management
PD-ARTS Socio-Legal Studies
Politics and International Studies
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