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Unit of Study HUM00272 - Space, Place and Travel (2016)

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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 demonstrate a sound understanding of contemporary sociocultural theories of space and place
2 comprehend the multiple interpretations of the meaning and significance of social space
3 recognise the importance of identity and subjectivity through the everyday experience of space, place and culture
4 contextualise and analyse the historical and cultural formation of urban and non urban spaces
5 demonstrate and communicate an awareness of the political, social and cultural dimensions of the practices of belonging and travel.

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

  1. demonstrate a sound understanding of contemporary sociocultural theories of space and place
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  2. comprehend the multiple interpretations of the meaning and significance of social space
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  3. recognise the importance of identity and subjectivity through the everyday experience of space, place and culture
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  4. contextualise and analyse the historical and cultural formation of urban and non urban spaces
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  5. demonstrate and communicate an awareness of the political, social and cultural dimensions of the practices of belonging and travel.
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA7:

Prescribed learning resources

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  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.