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  • Ethical LeadershipMULT90016


    Ethical Leadership is the GCALL’s foundation subject, offered as a week-long residential intensive. It provides doctoral candidates an interdisciplinary breadth and cohort experience, and the opportunity to study the history, principles and practices of ethical leadership. The course will be taug...

  • Internship I (Placement Only)MULT90018

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    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...

  • Business Risk ManagementMULT90014

    Offered:Winter TermYear:2018

    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,...

  • Australian Indigenous PoliticsMULT20008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    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...

  • Sustainability in Developing CommunitiesMULT10013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    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: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...

  • 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...

  • ReasonMULT10016

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    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...

  • Sustainability Governance and LeadershipMULT90004

    Offered:March, JulyYear:2018

    Sustainability Governance & Leadership (SGL) is one of two core subjects for the Master of Environment course, and is designed to develop the knowledge and skills you will need to succeed as a sustainability leader in a world of complex challenges and global change. This subject provides you ...

  • IdentityMULT10014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    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...

  • Critical Analytical SkillsMULT20003

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    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...

  • AboriginalitiesMULT10001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    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, ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Arts InternshipMULT30019

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    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...

  • RepresentationMULT10017

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    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...

  • Digital Humanities:Working with ArchivesMULT90056


    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...

  • Independent ResearchMULT30015

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Winter Term, Semester 2Year:2018

    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.

  • PhD ResearchMULT80002

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2018

  • Special Research Subject AMULT40008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    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...