University of Technology Sydney

98002 Indigenous Perspectives on Crime and Justice

8cp; Weekly seminar plus curated asynchronous online teaching and learning materials and activities on Canvas


Students in this subject learn about, reflect on and critique the historical and contemporary relationships between Australian First Nations peoples and the Australian legal and criminal justice system. Students focus on various aspects of and perspectives on crime (prevention, policing, victims, offending) and both conventional and alternative models of justice. They examine complex relationships from various perspectives and build their professional skills in Indigenous cultural safety.

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Spring session

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