SCS290 Understanding Cultural Diversity

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SCS290 Understanding Cultural Diversity


This course examines the construction and maintenance of cultural difference and identity in the context of Australian immigration and multiculturalism. It explores how the concepts of identity, cultural diversity, representation, and racism unfold in the public domain and how minorities are represented as the 'other'. Furthermore, the course explores contemporary debates surrounding national identity, global citizenship, social inclusion, governance, and Australia's treatment of asylum seekers.

Other information

Any 2 courses or enrolled in Program UU301, XU301 or AR707
Semester of offer*:
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
Student contribution band:
Band 1
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

SCS290 Course Outline Semester 2, 2019 (PDF 183KB)

Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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