Diploma of Aboriginal Studies for Professional and Community Practice
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Year 12 or equivalent
This course is for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. It provides Aboriginal specific cultural literacy and competence by developing high level understanding of Aboriginal Cultures and Knowledge systems, complex socio/historical issues, and skills and knowledge for practical application in a workplace, community or academic context.
Subjects you can Study
Research Aboriginal and western knowledge systems; Analyse aspects of Aboriginal cultures; Analyse human rights in an Aboriginal context; Apply an Aboriginal context to issues in contemporary Australian society; Assess the impacts of invasion on Aboriginal cultures; Develop and apply an understanding of Aboriginal cultures to improve service & program outcomes; Identify and analyse legislation, policy and work practices relating to Aboriginal people; Analyse legal and political frameworks in Australia; Promote diversity; Provide leadership in the supervision of Indigenous employees; Support community participation; plus more.
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Life after Study
Community workers encourage and assist community groups to identify their needs, participate in decision-making and develop appropriate services and facilities to meet those needs.
Indigenous community liaison officers liaise with Indigenous communities and the state or territory police forces in order to establish and maintain positive relationships.
Special education teachers develop and conduct learning programmes for preschool, primary and secondary students who have learning difficulties or an impairment in their physical, sensory, emotional or intellectual abilities. Some also teach students who are intellectually gifted.