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Unit of Study INDG2005 Working with Aboriginal Communities I (Professional Engagement) (2024)

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    This unit has a compulsory 5-day residential for internal and online students at the Lismore campus.

Learning outcomes

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

critique the practical principles and protocols for working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and community organisations

investigate the critical and ethical skills necessary for effective engagement

demonstrate an understanding of the significance of personal values in sustaining good community relations during placement.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Residential 30 hours (Week 6)
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Residential workbook: Community Engagement Activity Log60%

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • No prescribed resources/equipment.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.

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