Bachelor of Indigenous Studies Southern Cross University - SCU

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
East Lismore
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Indigenous Studies is specifically designed to communicate and generate a better understanding of Indigenous world views by exploring past and present histories in a culturally diverse and supportive environment.

The degree increases awareness of Aboriginal and other Indigenous peoples’ histories, ways of living, and social commitments while raising understanding between all people of matters relevant to a shared and valued future. It prepares graduates for all workplaces but particularly for employment with government, communities and organisations working with Indigenous peoples.


Students can select majors to suit their areas of interest from disciplines across the University including:
Communication and Cultural Studies

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Graduates can pursue a range of careers in areas where a deeper understanding of Indigenous issues is required. Depending on the units completed in the degree,...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Indigenous Studies Southern Cross University - SCU based on 1 review
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Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2016

I studied Indigenous Studies with a Law degree.

Positives: Greater cultural awareness
Niche area of study and, ultimately, work

Negatives: Environmental Law as a core subject - this is not the norm.

My advice to future students is: Choose a course you are interested in not something you think will help you score a j...

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