Southern Cross is renowned for its unique approach to the field of Indigenous knowledge. Our degrees encompass a teaching and learning process that is founded on principles of cultural integrity, inclusion and social justice through education.

These prepare you for a range of careers where a deeper understanding of issues affecting Indigenous peoples is essential.

Delivered through the Gnibi College of Indigenous Australian Peoples based at Lismore campus, our Indigenous knowledge courses have strong links to both local and international communities.

Graduates are well-prepared for careers in a range of professional sectors including health, community services, tourism, business, justice sector or policy and research.

Why study Indigenous Knowledge at Southern Cross?

  • Committed to delivering culturally safe, dynamic and innovative courses for all people
  • Strong links with local Elders and communities as well as international relationships
  • Gain an understanding of Indigenous world views and approaches
  • Course designs offer flexibility to suit professional needs and interests
  • Teaching and learning process founded on principles of cultural integrity, inclusion and social justice
  • Dedicated study facilities and support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.