1. Handbook
  2. Search

54 results found with 1 filter applied

of 3
  • Applied Research MethodsMULT30018

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject provides students with training in applied social science research methods. Students will learn how to connect a research question with appropriate research design and methodology and acquire practical skills in utilising different research methods and tools, including analysing data...

  • Community VolunteeringMULT20012

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject will provide an understanding of the community sector and community development through a substantial volunteer experience. The aims of this subject are to enable you to undertake and report on a community-based project, gain significant insight into workplace issues, and further dev...

  • Australia NowMULT20013

    Offered:Semester 1, Winter Term, Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject introduces students to key social, political and environmental issues which are shaping contemporary Australia. It is ideal for international students, for students whose main area of study lies outside the humanities, and for students who wish to gain a broad understanding of the co...

  • Interdisciplinarity and the EnvironmentMULT90005

    Offered:March, Semester 2Year:2018

    Environmental issues are often complex, controversial and associated with uncertain knowledge. In this context, Interdisciplinary and Environment explores the ‘knowledge challenges’ that environmental professionals face in their everyday work. Particular attention is given to the challenges of in...

  • Indigenous Peoples in Global ContextMULT50002

    Offered:JuneYear:2018

    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 or...

  • Indigenous People and Social ControlMULT30017

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject offers an examination of the relationships between indigenous people and the major systems of social control such as the criminal justice system, education, welfare and health. It explores the experiences and outcomes of Indigenous exposure to selected agencies within those systems. ...

  • PowerMULT10018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    The idea of power is a way to grasp the character of social relations. Investigating power can tell us about who is in control and who may benefit from such arrangements. Power can be a zero-sum game of domination. It can also be about people acting together to enact freedom. This subject examine...

  • Arts InternshipMULT30019

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject involves completion of an 80-100 hour work placement integrating academic learning, employability skills and attributes and an improved knowledge of organisations, workplace culture and career pathways. The placement is supplemented by pre- and post-placement classes, including a com...

  • IdentityMULT10014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Who we are and what we do is all tangled up in our identity. This subject considers how identities are constructed and maintained through mediated processes of self and other. The subject investigates the myriad demands and devices that figure in constructing our senses of self and other (includi...

  • LanguageMULT10015

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Language plays a central role in the central disciplinary areas in the humanities and social sciences. This subject gives students tools for thinking about language in a range of disciplines, including linguistics, history, sociology, politics, literary studies, anthropology, language studies, ps...

  • ReasonMULT10016

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Reason, many believe, is what makes us human. Until recently, most scientists and philosophers agreed that the ability to use the mind to analyse and interpret the world is something intrinsic to the nature of our species. Reason has a long and extraordinary history. We will explore a number of i...

  • Sustainability Governance and LeadershipMULT90004

    Offered:March, JulyYear:2018

    Sustainability Governance & Leadership (SGL) is one of two core subjects for the Master of Environment course, and is designed to develop the knowledge and skills you will need to succeed as a sustainability leader in a world of complex challenges and global change. This subject provides you ...

  • The Futures ProjectMULT90015

    Offered:AugustYear:2018

    Whatever their discipline, doctoral graduates will be required to navigate an increasingly complex, competitive employment environment. This subject complements the focussed intensity of doctoral research by providing candidates with the opportunity to develop and demonstrate skills in cross-disc...

  • Community Volunteering - GlobalMULT20014

    Offered:Summer Term, JuneYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject will provide an understanding of the community sector and community development through a substantial volunteer experience abroad. Students have the opportunity to undertake a placement of 80-100 hours with a not-for-profit organisation, offering an opportunity to contribute to a com...

  • AboriginalitiesMULT10001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject will provide students with an introduction to the complexity, challenges and richness of Australian Indigenous life and cultures. Drawing on a wide range of diverse and dynamic guest lecturers, this subject gives students an opportunity to encounter Australian Indigenous knowledges, ...

  • Critical Analytical SkillsMULT20003

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject introduces students to the fundamental analytic skills that are used in social science research. It provides an introduction to the theoretical and epistemological foundations of social science research, familiarises students with the different methods of inquiry in the social scienc...

  • Leading Change in a Complex WorldMULT30014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    AIMS This subject aims to engage students in the process of designing a proposal to lead change in a “real world” complex problem. How do you develop personal and professional practice that actively contributes to creating sustainable environments for future generations? This subject will prepa...

  • Internship II (Year Long) Part 2MULT90062

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    Refer to MULT90061 Internship II (Year Long) Part 1 for details

  • Indigenous Research and LeadershipMULT90024

    Offered:JulyYear:2018

    This subject builds on
participants' prior experience and expertise in Indigenous research. It is expected that participants will be near completion of, or have recently completed, their Research Higher Degree (RHD), and that they are now in a position to develop leadership skills and capacity in...

  • Community Volunteering - GlobalMULT30021

    Offered:Summer Term, JuneYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject will provide an understanding of the community sector and community development through a substantial volunteer experience abroad. Students have the opportunity to undertake a placement of 80-100 hours with a not-for-profit organisation, offering an opportunity to contribute to a com...