Not offered in 2019
Introduces students to Indigenous Jurisprudence by examining Country as the source of lawful relations. Students engage in collaborative, narrative and land-based learning approaches with scholars and Indigenous Legal/Knowledge authorities, learning to enact protocols for respectful engagement with Indigenous Jurisprudence.
This unit covers the following topics:
- Living with multiple legalities
- Learning from and relating to Indigenous Jurisprudence
- Legal patterning and Indigenous Jurisprudence: how and where laws ‘live’
- Respectful dialogue: speaking with (not to) Indigenous Jurisprudence
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Demonstrate an understanding of the cosmologies, ontologies and epistemologies that underpin and are enacted through Indigenous Jurisprudence, including the interconnectedness of law, culture, kinship, knowledge, language and Country.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||Explain the significance of legal patterning in terms of people-Country-law relationships and the broader relevance of Indigenous Jurisprudence to Australian society.||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||Critically reflect upon one’s own situatedness in relation to Indigenous Jurisprudence and Country.||Intellectual rigour||Lifelong learning|
|4||Demonstrate a capacity to engage in respectful and culturally safe dialogue.||Ethical practice||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2019 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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