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Unit of Study SOY00419 - Caring for Kuntri: Indigenous Environmental Management (2018)

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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 recognise the relationships between Indigenous peoples, land and environment and understand the different worldviews of western and indigenous peoples
2 recognise Indigenous knowledge systems including biocultural diversity
3 appraise the legislative structures and its administration and the way in which the relationship between Indigenous peoples and the environment are defined by governments
4 analyse and assess the impact and effectiveness of international declarations, Federal and State/Territory laws on Indigenous participation in natural and cultural resource management
5 identify and evaluate ways in which scientific and political processes may be utilised by Indigenous peoples and others to action positive social outcomes and sustainable natural and cultural resource management

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

  1. recognise the relationships between Indigenous peoples, land and environment and understand the different worldviews of western and indigenous peoples
    • GA1:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  2. recognise Indigenous knowledge systems including biocultural diversity
    • GA1:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  3. appraise the legislative structures and its administration and the way in which the relationship between Indigenous peoples and the environment are defined by governments
    • GA1:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  4. analyse and assess the impact and effectiveness of international declarations, Federal and State/Territory laws on Indigenous participation in natural and cultural resource management
    • GA1:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  5. identify and evaluate ways in which scientific and political processes may be utilised by Indigenous peoples and others to action positive social outcomes and sustainable natural and cultural resource management
    • GA1:
    • GA6:
    • GA7: