- Code AUST1001
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Australian Studies
- Areas of interest Australian Indigenous Studies, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
This course is a practical introduction to an Indigenous Australian language. It is designed to develop basic speaking, listening, reading and writing skills at an introductory level, and to develop a knowledge and understanding of the relation between language culture and society in the community of the speakers.
This course may be offered on campus or on -country (location(s) to be advised for each offering), and delivered over the course of a semester or in intensive mode. This course is available for cross-Institutional enrolment.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the grammar and lexicon of the Indigenous Australian language.
For more information about Australian Indigenous Language(s) on offer in the current year, please reference information available on the School of Literature, Languages, and Linguistics website.
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Online/tutorial exercises 30% (LO 1, 2,3, 4, 5)
Quizzes 40% (LO 1-3)
Written assignment (2,000 words) 30% (LO 1, 5)
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4 weekly contact hours (including
online contact hours) and 6 hours per week independent study.
two week intensive mode there will be 4 contact hours/day and 5 hours per day
outside class for the two weeks, plus 40 hours preparation for final assessment
Requisite and Incompatibility
These will depend on the language which is being studied.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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|Class start date
|Last day to enrol
|Class end date
|Mode Of Delivery
|15 Feb 2016
|26 Feb 2016
|31 Mar 2016
|27 May 2016