"I'm gaining theoretical and practical capabilities in Indigenous cultural protocols, community engagement, Indigenous histories and the impacts of colonisation."

Nick Paton

Bachelor of Indigenous Knowledge student

Discover how learning and knowledge is shared in the world’s oldest living cultures. Our degree explores Indigenous histories, knowledge systems, health and wellbeing, and ways of living.

With a teaching and learning process founded on principles of cultural integrity, inclusion and social justice through education, graduates are prepared for 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.

Southern Cross is renowned for its unique approach to the field of Indigenous knowledge with strong links to local Elders and communities as well as international relationships. We are committed to delivering culturally safe, dynamic and innovative courses for all people.

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

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