Learn about local Aboriginal protocols and build connections with local Aboriginal People. You will also gain an understanding of the significance of Connection to Country for Aboriginal Peoples and learn how to respectfully Walk Through Country.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Complete a Walk Through Country
Use Aboriginal words correctly
Research your local Aboriginal sites
Follow local Aboriginal Cultural protocols
Gain permission from local Aboriginal representatives or Elders
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Knowledge of Aboriginal traditions and cultural protocols
Confidence in using language correctly
Credit towards the Diploma of Aboriginal Studies for Professional and Community Development in Analyse aspects of traditional Aboriginal Culture
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Completed a higher school certificate (HSC) or equivalent level (Certificate IV) course, to ensure you have sufficient essay writing and research skills
Confidence to contact Aboriginal organisations
An interest in working with Aboriginal Organisations or Communities
A desire to learn more about Aboriginal Culture
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: culturally inclusive roles, community or health care roles, education roles, justice organisation roles or diversifying their current job with the Diploma of Aboriginal Studies for Professional and Community Development
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Aspects of Traditional Aboriginal Cultures does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Aspects of Traditional Aboriginal Cultures does not have any related courses.
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