ENCOUNTERING ABORIGINAL VICTORIA

ABS3EAV

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

ABS3EAV is a popular residential one week intensive block on-site in Shepparton and Barmah. Students are required to attend a compulsory introductory day which will be video conferenced to all campuses. This subject will introduce students to a wide range of Aboriginal topics that relate to Shepparton and surrounding areas. Delivery will be blended with online and face to face lectures and assessments. ABS3EAV will cover discipline subject areas relating to history, archaeology, sociology, anthropology and politics. Through oral history, narrative and community engagement students will gain an understanding of historical and contemporary Aboriginal society and culture. In addition, students will have a On Country experience, which involves travel to the Barmah Forest to meet and hear from representatives of the local Aboriginal community. This field trip incurs additional costs to students. Anybody intending to enrol MUST check details of the field trip dates and costs with the subject coordinator.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJulie Andrews

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning Activities Tutorial/group workshop discussions of readings, written assignments, tests, research report and major essay.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Requires coordinator's approval Students must have completed 120cp of subjects

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsABS2EAV

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Aboriginal Victorians - a history since 1800

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorBroome, R

Year2005

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherALLEN & UNWIN

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Aboriginal Australians -first nations of an ancient continent

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMuecke, S and Shoemaker, A

Year2004

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherTHAMES & HUDSON

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Analyse a range of texts in the field of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies
02. Analyse and reflect on the history of the Aboriginal people of Shepparton and/or Barmah
03. Analyse the contemporary perspectives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Shepparton and/or Barmah
04. Critically reflect on the theories and concepts learnt in tutorial readings and in subject content

Subject options

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Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Week 45-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Andrews

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 49 - 50
Three 8.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 49 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
The first classes will commence at Shepparton. Compulsory for all students to attend.

Field TripWeek: 45 - 51
One 3.00 d field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 51 and delivered via face-to-face.
Students will be based On Country. Dates to be advised

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 47 - 47
One 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 47 to week 47 and delivered via video conference.
There are two parts to this subject: an Introduction Day. The Introduction Day will be held at each campus. The Intensive week block will be in Shepparton. All students will have to travel to Shepparton for the Week Block. Students will need to attend the Introduction Day at their own campus for their first lectures, first assignment and be briefed on the Intensive Week Block to be held at Shepparton campus. Dates to be advised

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One final 2,000-word essay

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO3

One initial 1,000-word research report

N/AReportIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

Two 30-minute tests (1,000-word equivalent in total)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO4

Bendigo, 2021, Week 45-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Andrews

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 49 - 50
Three 8.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 49 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
The first classes will commence at Shepparton. Compulsory for all students to attend.

Field TripWeek: 45 - 51
One 3.00 d field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 51 and delivered via face-to-face.
Students will be based On Country. Dates to be advised

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 47 - 47
One 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 47 to week 47 and delivered via video conference.
There are two parts to this subject: an Introduction Day. The Introduction Day will be held at each campus. The Intensive week block will be in Shepparton. All students will have to travel to Shepparton for the Week Block. Students will need to attend the Introduction Day at their own campus for their first lectures, first assignment and be briefed on the Intensive Week Block to be held at Shepparton campus. Dates to be advised

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One final 2,000-word essay

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO3

One initial 1,000-word research report

N/AReportIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

Two 30-minute tests (1,000-word equivalent in total)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Week 45-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Andrews

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 49 - 50
Three 8.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 49 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
The first classes will commence at Shepparton. Compulsory for all students to attend.

Field TripWeek: 45 - 51
One 3.00 d field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 51 and delivered via face-to-face.
Students will be based On Country. Dates to be advised

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 47 - 47
One 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 47 to week 47 and delivered via video conference.
There are two parts to this subject: an Introduction Day. The Introduction Day will be held at each campus. The Intensive week block will be in Shepparton. All students will have to travel to Shepparton for the Week Block. Students will need to attend the Introduction Day at their own campus for their first lectures, first assignment and be briefed on the Intensive Week Block to be held at Shepparton campus. Dates to be advised

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One final 2,000-word essay

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO3

One initial 1,000-word research report

N/AReportIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

Two 30-minute tests (1,000-word equivalent in total)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO4

Mildura, 2021, Week 45-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Andrews

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 49 - 50
Three 8.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 49 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
The first classes will commence at Shepparton. Compulsory for all students to attend.

Field TripWeek: 45 - 51
One 3.00 d field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 51 and delivered via face-to-face.
Students will be based On Country. Dates to be advised

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 47 - 47
One 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 47 to week 47 and delivered via video conference.
There are two parts to this subject: an Introduction Day. The Introduction Day will be held at each campus. The Intensive week block will be in Shepparton. All students will have to travel to Shepparton for the Week Block. Students will need to attend the Introduction Day at their own campus for their first lectures, first assignment and be briefed on the Intensive Week Block to be held at Shepparton campus. Dates to be advised

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One final 2,000-word essay

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO3

One initial 1,000-word research report

N/AReportIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

Two 30-minute tests (1,000-word equivalent in total)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO4

Shepparton, 2021, Week 45-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Andrews

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 49 - 50
Three 8.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 49 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
The first classes will commence at Shepparton. Compulsory for all students to attend.

Field TripWeek: 45 - 51
One 3.00 d field trip per study period on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 51 and delivered via face-to-face.
Students will be based On Country. Dates to be advised

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 47 - 47
One 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 47 to week 47 and delivered via video conference.
There are two parts to this subject: an Introduction Day. The Introduction Day will be held at each campus. The Intensive week block will be in Shepparton. All students will have to travel to Shepparton for the Week Block. Students will need to attend the Introduction Day at their own campus for their first lectures, first assignment and be briefed on the Intensive Week Block to be held at Shepparton campus. Dates to be advised

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One final 2,000-word essay

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO3

One initial 1,000-word research report

N/AReportIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

Two 30-minute tests (1,000-word equivalent in total)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO4