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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...

  • Indigenous Research and LeadershipMULT90024

    Offered:JulyYear: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 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Community VolunteeringMULT30020

    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...

  • 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...

  • Australian Indigenous Public PolicyMULT30017

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject examines the governance arrangements that have shaped the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples since settlement. Prior to, at the time of, and since Federation, Indigenous Australians have been uniquely affected by a range of public policy settings, approaches and fr...

  • Internship I (Placement Only)MULT90018

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students enrolled in this subject will be assisted to find a placement in a professional working environment. They will work under the guidance of a senior staff member, with additional support from the subject coordinator. The placement will enable students to apply in a practical environment sk...

  • AboriginalitiesMULT10001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    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, ...

  • Sustainability in Developing CommunitiesMULT10013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS The volunteer organisation Engineers Without Borders (EWB) seeks involvement of teams of first-year students in a ‘challenge’ to devise solutions for real problems in under-developed communities. In this subject you will work in teams to develop conceptual solutions for sustainable developm...

  • 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...