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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 II (Year Long) Part 2MULT90062

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

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

  • Arts InternshipMULT20010

    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...

  • Social Enterprise IncubatorMULT90059

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Social enterprises are businesses that exist with the specific purpose of solving social and/or environmental problems through trade. These enterprises merge the best features of business and the non-profit sector to create innovative solutions that address both social and market gaps. Within the...

  • RepresentationMULT10017

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Humans grapple with representations of themselves and their contexts. They also like to imagine other possible worlds. We use words, language, images, sounds and movement to construct narratives and stories, large and small, about the trivial and the profound, the past and the future. These repre...

  • Australia NowMULT20013

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

    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...

  • Australian Indigenous PoliticsMULT20008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The subject studies Australian indigenous politics in the comparative context of settler societies. First, it explores their historical dispossession and exclusion that left Indigenous people as citizens without rights, and economically and socially marginalized in their own country. Second, it e...