Race, Racism and Indigenous Australia (KOCR3602)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit explores theories of race and racism focussing on Indigenous Australian race relations. Opportunity is provided to understand the development of Racism as an impact on individuals - victim and perpetrator; and systemic systems at local, national and international levels. The unit explores what racism means in the social justice agenda through issues such as: equity and anti-racism; in particular the direct impact of racism as a tool in the creation of social and economic disadvantage in Australian Indigenous communities.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment

1xTutorial presentation (25%), 1x1500wd Critical resource analysis (30%), 1x2000wd Case study (35%), Tutorial participation (10%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Corequisites

KOCR2600

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.