This subject provide students with foundational knowledge in Indigenous Australian Studies from which to build their discipline-specific understandings and skills and ability to work effectively in Indigenous contexts. It is constructed within the framework of the findings of The Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody and a Cultural Competence pedagogical framework which enhances the development of student graduates active citizenship and engagement in reconciliation and the achievement of social justice for Indigenous Australians. Students will be exposed to a body of information critiquing the meta-paradigm and methodologies of the discipline of justice studies and its historical involvement with Indigenous Australians, and the implications of this for contemporary criminal justice practice.
Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security
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