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Unit of Study CUL00211 - Perspectives on Australia (2019)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

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:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 identify and describe the key issues and debates in contemporary Australia
2 analyse key issues in Australian society in terms of the themes of identity and belonging
3 analyse the nature of cultural diversity in the Australian context
4 apply a critical approach to questions of Australian culture and society
5 reflect critically on their own experience of cultural engagement

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

  1. identify and describe the key issues and debates in contemporary Australia
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  2. analyse key issues in Australian society in terms of the themes of identity and belonging
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  3. analyse the nature of cultural diversity in the Australian context
    • GA7:
  4. apply a critical approach to questions of Australian culture and society
    • GA1:
    • GA7:
  5. reflect critically on their own experience of cultural engagement
    • GA1:
    • GA7:

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.