IDIG305 Indigenous Business and Community Development

Updated: 07 September 2017
Credit Points 6
Offering
Responsible Campus Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 1 Online
Armidale Trimester 3 Online
Intensive School(s) None
Supervised Exam There is no UNE Supervised Examination.
Pre-requisites 6cp in 100-level IDIG units or candidature in BBus or DipBus or any 18cp or candidature in a postgraduate award
Co-requisites None
Restrictions ABED202 or AMC202 or EDST100 or IDIG303 or IDIG304 or IDIG503 or IDIG504 or IDIG505 or MM223 or MM323 or PDAB202 or PDAB303
Notes None
Combined Units IDIG505 - Indigenous Business and Community Development
Coordinator(s) Belinda Beattie (bbeattie@une.edu.au)
Unit Description

This unit examines major themes in the field of Indigenous enterprise and development. A focus is placed on contemporary international Indigenous business and community development. It highlights the interrelationship between politics, culture and agency. As such the unit will further develop and expand students understanding of the importance of empowerment in Indigenous communities.

Materials Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Assessment Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. identify and analyse a range of issues that influence Indigenous enterprise;
  2. present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of concepts and issues associated with Indigenous business and community development;
  3. independently identify and synthesise information and ideas from the literature on Indigenous business and community development; and
  4. evaluate mechanisms that influence the relationship between politics, culture and voice inherent to Indigenous enterprise.