|Year of offer||2018|
|Subject level||Graduate coursework|
|Fees||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
In this subject students explore issues relating to the preservation of culture. Students engage with individual guest lecturers who have extraordinary or senior cultural expertise and knowledge, and who lead students through the complexity of issues relating to context, disruption, authenticity, legal standing, development, reinvention, identity and minority status. Of particular focus are cultures that relate to the Australian, Asian and the Pacific Nations.
Intended learning outcomes
Upon completion of this subject students should be able to:
- understand the epistemology of cultural maintenance manifests in a range of societal and cultural practices; and
- appreciate and deeply understand the importance of material culture in people's lives.