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Teaching and learning

We provide an opportunity for Indigenous students to choose from a wide range of courses (subjects) that will be delivered in a culturally appropriate way.

Our courses have been especially developed for Indigenous Australians interested in working with Aboriginal communities or organisations that have close relationships with Aboriginal communities:

Culturally appropriate course delivery often including field trips, guest speakers and hands-on activities are a feature of FedUni courses: Study in small classes at a regional campus with the active support of the FedUni AEC and other Indigenous students.

Flexible study options for many courses

  • Full-time
  • Part-time
  • Online (or a blend of these) from home or on campus in four locations (Mt Helen, Camp Street, Gippsland and Horsham campuses).

We have a long-standing commitment to teaching, learning and research within the area of Indigenous studies. The area is multi-disciplinary and incorporates activities across a range of disciplines.

Indigenous studies subjects on offer

(subject to availability and eligibility)

  • Indigenous Culture
  • Indigenous History
  • The Anthropology of Australian Indigenous Art
  • Victorian Aboriginal History 1800-1900
  • Aboriginal Affairs and Indigenous Activism
  • Indigenous Societies Contemporary Australia
  • Indigenous Health
  • White Law in Black Australia
  • Myths and Massacres
  • White Law in Black Australia
  • Indigenous Education
  • Issues in Special Interest Tourism - Indigenous Tourism
  • BA Major Project

Options are also available for postgraduate research in Indigenous studies (Master by Research or a PhD).