Open Universities Australia Courses

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For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.

OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.

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A Post-Secular Age? Religion, the State and Global Society Course unit

A Post-Secular Age? Religion, the State and Global Society is an online postgraduate unit offered by Griffith University that examines the relationship between religion, globalisation and the state.


This unit questions the implications globalisation has on religion, asking whether the world is becoming increasingly secular or whether religious conflict has worsened.


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AbNormal Bodies Course unit

This online unit from Macquarie University offers an exploration of bodies and how they relate to identity.


From tattooing to mutilation, ritual practice and pleasurable augmentation, examine the ever-changing ways in which the body is conceptualised and experienced across cultures.


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Abnormal Psychology Course unit

This online Abnormal Psychology unit from Swinburne University introduces you to patterns of human behaviour that are considered ‘abnormal’ or dysfunctional.


The unit is ideal for psychology students and examines a range of mental health disorders such as schizophrenia, dissociation, depression and anxiety.


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Aboriginal Cultures Course unit

Gain a deeper understanding of Australia’s Indigenous community with this online Aboriginal Cultures unit from the University of South Australia.


While the unit is aimed at arts and humanities students, it is also beneficial to those working in the community services sector.


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Aboriginal People, History and Colonialism Course unit

Aboriginal People, History and Colonialism is an online unit delivered by the University of South Australia that explores the Aboriginal experience between settlement and through to the 1880s.


The unit attempts to trace the colonisation of Aboriginal Australians and the social ramifications of this process.


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Academic and Professional Communications Course unit

Improve academic skills that are crucial to the field of arts and humanities with this Academic and Professional Communications unit from Curtin University.


The unit will develop your ability to research effectively, critically analyse information and ensures you form sound academic habits.


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Academic Learning Skills Course unit

This online Academic Learning Skills unit, offered through Murdoch University, is designed to provide a solid foundation of practical learning skills that help ease Bachelor of Arts students through the transition to tertiary education.


This online unit is tailor-made for anyone who may not have studied for many years, or who may simply need some insight into how university study and life works.


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Academic Literacies: Learning and Communication Practice Course unit

Improve your academic skills with this online Academic Literacies: Learning and Communication Practice unit from Swinburne University.


The unit introduces new students to the standards of university assignments and assessments, and is designed to prepare you for future undergraduate studies.


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Academic Writing Course unit

This Academic Writing unit provides an introduction to strategies and methods for communicating effectively through your writing.


Delivered online by Griffith University, you will gain essential skills in the research and composition of essays for an academic context.


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Accounting Course unit

This online Accounting unit from OUA and RMIT University focuses on accounting principles and techniques that will enable you to assess financial information and company reports.


You will also learn the fundamentals of budgeting and cost accounting, as well as develop the skills to report to stakeholders on the current and future financial performance that governs corporate decision-making.


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