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  • Digital Humanities:Working with ArchivesMULT90056

    Offered:AugustYear:2019

    The explosion of research in the digital humanities and social sciences has created exciting opportunities for scholars but also poses important new questions. PhD students now need to know not only how to use digital resources in their work, but how to critique and evaluate those resources. This...

  • Indigenous ResearchMULT90022

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    ‘Indigenous Research’ is the core subject in the Professional Certificate in Indigenous Research (ProfCertIR), and is offered as a week-long on-campus intensive. In this subject, ‘Indigenous research’ includes not only research by Indigenous individuals, but also research on Indigenous topics. T...

  • ReasonMULT10016

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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...

  • Indigenous Research and LeadershipMULT90024

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    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...

  • Supervised Reading (Asia Institute)MULT90002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject offers students the chance to undertake independent research in their respective disciplines in areas of interest to them, and present the findings in a scholarly manner. Topics might include aspects of regional history, ethnic groups, language, culture, polity, media, gender, class,...

  • Indigenous Engineering and DesignMULT30022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    For millennia, the Indigenous peoples of Australia have understood and cared for their various environments and not only adapted to their surroundings but modified and managed them sustainably – living with the land rather than living off it. Increasingly, we are becoming aware that this frequent...

  • Business Risk ManagementMULT90014

    Offered:Winter TermYear:2019

    Risk management is a key business activity that impacts the full range of organisational activities and functional areas across the enterprise. This subject surveys a spectrum of business risks from operational to strategic risks. It provides a foundation in enterprise risk management principles,...

  • Quantitative MethodsMULT90054

    Offered:MayYear:2019

    This course will introduce students to quantitative methods (large-N) as they apply to social science research. Topics covered will include descriptive statistics, correlation, significance testing, multiple regression and experimental methods. This course will discuss causal inference in relatio...

  • Advanced Qualitative MethodsMULT90055

    Offered:MayYear:2019

    The focus of this subject is to engage students in the process of making strategic and appropriate research design choices from the range of qualitative research methods suitable for social science research. The subject will move between gaining practical experience with a variety of core qualita...

  • Applied Research MethodsMULT30018

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    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...

  • Critical Analytical SkillsMULT20003

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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...

  • Indigenous Peoples in Global ContextMULT50002

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    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...

  • Internship II (Year Long) Part 1MULT90061

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students enrolled in this subject will be assisted to find a placement in a professional working environment where they will gain direct exposure to professional practice in their chosen field. They will work under the guidance of a senior staff member, with additional support from the subject co...

  • LanguageMULT10015

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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...

  • PowerMULT10018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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...

  • Independent ResearchMULT30015

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Winter Term, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject functions to provide students with the opportunity to do supervised research topic. The student should gain skills in independent research and acquire the ability to apply analysis to a topic within one of the disciplines offered in the Bachelor of Arts.

  • Arts InternshipMULT30019

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    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...

  • Community VolunteeringMULT20012

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    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...

  • Community Volunteering - GlobalMULT20014

    Offered:Summer Term, JulyYear:2019Quotas 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...

  • Community Volunteering - GlobalMULT30021

    Offered:Summer Term, JulyYear:2019Quotas 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...