INTRODUCTION TO ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER AUSTRALIA

EDU1ATS

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

You will develop core knowledge, skills and dispositions required to be equity oriented educators. In a supported environment, students investigate their own cultural identities and representations of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. You will adopt critically reflective perspectives to understand the historical and socio-economic circumstances that have impacted on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia. 

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCarla Jeffrey

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Amitted into EBEL

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Investigate, critically analyse and reflect on own cultural identities and representations of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

Activities:
Online learning activities
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Cultural Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)

02. Explore significant events impacting on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and educational policy and practices related to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education.

Activities:
Online learning activities
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Cultural Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)

03. Reflect critically on ethics, beliefs and emerging teaching philosophies

Activities:
Online learning activities
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Cultural Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)

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