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  • 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...

  • 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. ...

  • 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...

  • Interdisciplinarity and the EnvironmentMULT90005

    Offered:March, Semester 2Year:2018

    Environmental issues are often complex, controversial, and associated with uncertain knowledge. In this context, this subject explores the ‘knowledge challenges’ faced by environmental professionals, and strategies for addressing these challenges. Particular attention is given to collaboration ac...

  • 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...

  • Social Enterprise IncubatorMULT90059

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject has been developed in partnership with The Big Issue, an independent, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and creating job opportunities for homeless, marginalised and disadvantaged people, to provide students with the opportunity to work in small project teams to con...

  • Community VolunteeringMULT30020

    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...

  • Quantitative MethodsMULT90054

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2018

    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...

  • Internship II (Year Long) Part 2MULT90062

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

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

  • Supervised Reading (Asia Institute)MULT90002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    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,...

  • Special Research TopicsMULT40007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Students studying French, German, Italian or Spanish at 4th or 5th year are permitted to take this individual reading subject subject to coordinator authorisation to enrol. After consultation with an appropriate member of staff who agrees to act as a supervisor, students wishing to take this subj...

  • Greco-Roman Governance and Public PolicyMULT90052

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    When it comes to contemporary concepts of governance and public policy in the Greco-Roman world, democracy, the legacy of Ancient Greece and Rome can hardly be underestimated. However, the relevance of this heritage is often a matter of the ‘well known but little understood’. This subject therefo...

  • 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...

  • Science Communication and EmployabilityMULT20011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    Why is it essential scientists learn to communicate effectively about science and technology to a variety of audiences? What makes for engaging communication when it comes to science and technology? How does the style of communication need to change for different audiences? What types of media ca...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Indigenous Engineering and DesignMULT30022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018Quotas 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...