Indigenous Australian Cultures, Histories and Contemporary Realities

Assessment item 1 back to top Journal Entry Value: 10% Due Date: 23-Nov-2018 Return Date: 14-Dec-2018 Length: 500 words Submission method options: Interact2 Journal Task back to top In order to address this task, make sure you have read chapter one, Introduction to cultural competence (pp. 3-12), from this academic source: Ranzijn, R., McConnochie, K. R., & Nolan, W. (2009). Psychology and Indigenous Australians: foundations of cultural competence. South Yarra, VIC: Palgrave/Macmillan. Available via eReserve. Use the above referencing format in your Reference List to acknowledge the source in your Assessment Items. Write a 500 word journal entry that reflects your current understandings of Australian culture and history and the experiences of Indigenous Australian peoples. Your journal entry must show evidence that you have considered the following questions: Where do you place yourself on the continuum of cultural competence? What do you know / not know about Indigenous cultures, histories and contemporary experiences? Where and/or from whom did that knowledge come? What do you know / not know about Australian culture and history? Can you identify any limitations to what you know? Specific requirements In your journal entry, you must make reference to the cultural competence matrix in the above reading and reference it using the APA (6th ed.) referencing system. Rationale back to top This assessment task will assess the following learning outcome/s: