Traditional Aboriginal Society

University of Newcastle

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Traditional Aboriginal Society

  • Host University

    University of Newcastle

  • Location

    Newcastle, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Australian Culture, Indigenous Studies, Sociology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Explores the philosophical basis of traditional Aboriginal societies examining such areas as the life cycle, kinship, control, economic systems and lifestyle practices.
    LEARNING OUTCOMES
    1. Provide an insight into traditional Australia before Cook.
    2. Provide critical analysis of the ongoing issues stemming from the loss of traditional lifestyles.
    3. Provide an understanding of the diversity of Aboriginal cultures and people.
    CONTENT
    This course explores the philosophical basis of traditional Aboriginal societies examining such areas as the life cycle, kinship, control, economic systems and lifestyle practices.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.