Make a difference by expanding your cultural awareness

Published: Thursday 17th November 2016

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Learn how you can play a role in creating a culturally-supportive environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people at ACU. Participate in an upcoming Cultural Awareness workshop in November or December.

Cultural Awareness workshops
Location Date Time
Brisbane Campus 29 November 9am to 4.30pm
Canberra Campus 30 November 9am to 4.30pm
North Sydney Campus 5 December 9am to 4.30pm
Strathfield Campus 6 December 9am to 4.30pm
Ballarat Campus 12 December 9am to 4.30pm
Melbourne Campus 13 December 9am to 4.30pm

The workshop covers the following topics and activities that help facilitate a culturally inclusive and safe space:

  • Defining cultural awareness in our workplace
  • Cultural appreciation and cultural perspectives
  • Culture, kinship and community and our workplace
  • How Government policy and legislation has shaped contemporary culture
  • Exploring ways forward

How do I register?

Please register via Staff Connect no later than one week prior to the workshop. Click here for instructions

ATSICA ASTI Cultural Awareness

Watch the story of Cassandra Gibbs, ACU Cultural Mentor to see how having a culturally-supportive environment helps staff and students to thrive.