Word limit: 1000 words +/- 10% (100 words above or below) excluding tables, quotations and reference list
Mark: Out of 100
Overall Weighting: 30%
Assignment Topic: Examine some of the prime differences between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander worldviews and Western worldviews. How could these differences have caused such great frustration for First Nations peoples? Discuss how these differences in worldviews may contribute towards ongoing dispossession for First Nations peoples.
Instructions: Write an academic essay on the topic above. This assignment is to be completed and submitted by due date.
To complete this task you will need to consider focusing on specific examples. For example you could explore some of the topics raised in the course, such as different views on land management, ceremony, and kinship. You will need to draw some conclusions about the differences between worldviews and how these differences could have caused frustration for First Nations peoples. Explore what implications this has for First Nations peoples’ freedom and control of their lands both historically and in contemporary Australia.
You must use at least four references