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Study an Indigenous studies course with subjects in Indigenous engagement, governance and policy, culture and community, languages, land and resources, research, and more.

Choose CDU for Indigenous studies courses

  • Focus on unique Indigenous and Asia Pacific perspectives

    Learn from cultural experts and benefit from strong links to Northern Australia and South East Asia

  • 100% flexible to study however it suits you

    Choose to study online or on campus, part time or full time

  • #4 in Australia for humanities, culture and social services employment outcomes

    According to the Good Universities Guide 2022

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Top Indigenous studies courses

  • Indigenous Knowledge at CDU

    Bachelor of Arts (Contemporary Indigenous Australia)

    Develop your inter-cultural practice, with an emphasis on the role of Indigenous languages, cultural sites, land rights and resources, community engagement and advocacy.

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  • Indigenous students walking in front of acike building

    Diploma of Arts (Indigenous Governance and Policy)

    Ideal for anyone who wants a taste of studying Indigenous policy and engagement, but may not be ready to commit to a full degree.

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  • Indigenous students at ACIKE

    Graduate Certificate of Arts (Indigenous)

    Diversify your Indigenous knowledge with this six-month course, with options to study Indigenous policy, engagement, research, language and culture. 

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Inside CDU's Indigenous studies courses and research

 

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Undergraduate
Course Name
Duration
Locations
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2022

3 year/s Full-time
6 year/s Part-time
3 year/s Full-time
Batchelor, Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
1 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
1 year/s Full-time
Batchelor, Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus, Online
Not available to international students.
Course Name
Duration
Locations
Shortlist

2022

0.5 year/s Full-time
1 year/s Part-time
0.5 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
2 year/s Full-time
4 year/s Part-time
2 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
2 year/s Full-time
4 year/s Part-time
2 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
Course Name
Duration
Locations
Shortlist

2022

1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus, DPC Alice Springs (Desert Peoples Centre)
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s Full-time
1 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s Full-time
Not available to international students.
Online
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s Full-time
1 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Alice Springs campus, CDU Sydney, Casuarina campus, Online
Not available to international students.
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