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Humanities

Explore what it means to be human – what we think, what we write, what we believe and what we say. Our humanities cover the broad spectrum of the human condition through philosophy and religion, literature and writing, politics and society, and mathematics and science. I think, therefore I am!


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$252 Limited inc GST / $227

Life After Death - What the Doctors Say

<p>This course is about the science of the after-life. It is based on the work of Dr Raymond A. Moody, the American psychiatrist and physician, as well as other doctors such as Eben Alexander the

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$252 Limited inc GST / $227

Life After Death - What the Doctors Say

<p>This course is about the science of the after-life. It is based on the work of Dr Raymond A. Moody, the American psychiatrist and physician, as well as other doctors such as Eben Alexander the

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F2F ONL

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$86 Limited inc GST / $77

Robodebt - five years of lies, mistakes & failures

<p>Robodebt was an unlawful debt-collection scheme that issued more than 400,000 false notices to welfare recipients from 2015 to 2019 and was a shocking attack on our democracy. A Royal Commission

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$209 Limited inc GST / $188

Becoming a Creative Writer

<p>Whether it’s fiction or creative non-fiction, a personal essay, memoir or a whodunnit mystery, everyone has a story to tell and the capacity to do so with personal flair and style. It is just a

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$86 Limited inc GST / $77

Queen Elizabeth I - Lessons in Leadership

<p>Queen Elizabeth I is widely admired as one of the most successful of the English monarchs. By the end of her 45 year reign in 1603, England was a formidable Protestant naval power in Europe. It was

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$128 Limited inc GST / $115

The Power of Myth: Foundations

<p>What is the nature of myth? How do we explain its power and enduring significance? What is the relation between myth, meaning and purpose? Why does it matter in an age of increasing materialism,

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$72 Limited inc GST

The Shakespeare Chronicles

<p>Some of us may have come to Shakespeare just recently. Still, it’s never too late to look at what is so special about him, by embarking on a wonderful journey from Stratford-upon-Avon to London to

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$72 Limited inc GST

The Shakespeare Chronicles

<p>Some of us may have come to Shakespeare just recently. Still, it’s never too late to look at what is so special about him, by embarking on a wonderful journey from Stratford-upon-Avon to London to

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F2F ONL

Available Classes

$86 Limited inc GST / $77

Learn the Art of Formal Debating

<p>Formal debating has a lot of important skills and techniques that we can use in our day-to-day life to help structure our thinking and the way we see the world and how we interact with those around

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$72 Limited inc GST

Australian Children's Novels

<p>Children’s novels are the most important we will ever read because they inspire our love of literature – so it is essential we can read stories about the world we live in, with Australian

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$72 Limited inc GST

Australian Children's Novels

<p>Children’s novels are the most important we will ever read because they inspire our love of literature – so it is essential we can read stories about the world we live in, with Australian

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F2F ONL

Available Classes

$86 Limited inc GST / $77

Merkel's Legacy to Germany and Globally - who decides?

<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel helped steer the EU through crises for 16 years. Once nicknamed the Queen of Europe, opinions on her legacy are diverse. Crisis manager or visionary? This session

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$33 Limited inc GST

Joseph Conrad - Master Mariner and Master Storyteller

<p>This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the death of Joseph Conrad. In his early life, Conrad spent a period as the First Mate on a trading ship that sailed regularly from Singapore to East Borneo

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