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Unit of Study INDG7004 Indigenous Research Theory and Practice (2024)

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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:

critically discuss the relational context of your research topic

analyse various research methodologies appropriate to your study

justify a strategy of inquiry as it would be applied in the field.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Residential 6 hours (Weekly)

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Wilson, S, 2008, Research is Ceremony: Indigenous Research Methods , 1st edn, Fernwood publishing, Nova Scotia.
  • Yunkaporta Tyson, 2019, Sand talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World. , Text Publishing, Melbourne VIC.. ISBN: 9781925773996.
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