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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...

  • 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,...

  • 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...

  • 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 ResearchMULT90022

    Offered:JuneYear: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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Quantitative MethodsMULT90054

    Offered:MarchYear: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...

  • Research Project (Indig. Arts & Culture)MULT70005

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

    Through a course of independent research students will complete a thesis equivalent to 40,000 words

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • PhD ResearchMULT80002

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • Special Research Subject AMULT40008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students who complete this subject should be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of a particular topic in Hispanic cultural studies, linguistics or literature, and demonstrate the ability to analyse and to report on their reading in a manner appropriate to the methodology adopted. Available to...

  • Research Principles and PracticesMULT50001

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to research skills for students planning, researching and writing a thesis in the School of Culture and Communication. Research Principles and Practices explores traditional and contemporary research practices and the differing methodological approaches guiding re...

  • IdentityMULT10014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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...

  • The Art & Practice of the Personal EssayMULT90044

    Offered:AprilYear:2019

    In this 12-hour seminar series students will read and discuss writing that explores complex ideas and issues in personal, engaging, and creative ways. These seminars will examine the rhetorical, narrative, and poetic strategies of the personal essay as a contribution to public intellectual discou...

  • Translation in ResearchMULT90041

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    Translation is a fundamental tool for academic research. The dissemination and exchange of knowledge across cultures is often made possible through translation. Current academic scholarship tends to accept translations uncritically, disregarding the highly varied and in some cases conflicting tra...