Study Indigenous Studies

You'll learn about issues and factors that have shaped and/or are influencing change within Indigenous communities today within Australia and beyond.

A major in Indigenous Studies offers you a dynamic array of online units of study to choose from. We make use of innovative technology and teaching methodologies to enhance and maximise your learning.

Undergraduate and postgraduate courses

Majors in Indigenous Studies: We offer an undergraduate major in Indigenous Studies in undergraduate degrees, as well as an Honours program and degrees at Masters and PhD level.

From the courses below, link to the Course and Unit Catalogue, go to Course Rules and Plans, then scroll down to Program of Study.

Study on campus in Armidale or fully online in your own home, or abroad.

Honours and postgraduate courses
Units

Indigenous Studies units

IDIG102 Introduction to Indigenous Australia

IDIG103 Indigeneity: A Global Experience

IDIG301 Analysing Change in Indigenous Societies: Politics and Public Policy

IDIG305 Indigenous Business and Community Development

IDIG306 Indigenous Health

IDIG311 Indigenous Peoples and Colonisation: Land and Nature

IDIG501 Analysing Change in Indigenous Societies: Politics and Public Policy

IDIG305 Indigenous Business and Community Development

IDIG506 Indigenous Health

IDIG511 Indigenous Peoples and Colonisation: Land and Nature

Undergraduate research units

HUMS 301 Special Option A

HUMS 505 Reading Unit A

HUMS 507 Major Research Project

HUMS 508 Major Research Project

Our staff

To contact an academic or find a research supervisor, view our staff page.

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Career options for graduates

Graduates of Indigenous Studies have skills in dynamic and flexible thinking, with knowledge to contribute across a large range of careers including:

  • blogging
  • broadcasting
  • community work
  • journalism
  • policy work
  • public relations
  • teaching.

Further information

For more information about our courses and studying at UNE, please contact AskUNE.