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Indigenous Pre-Business and Law Enabling Course

Enabling Course


Indigenous Pre-Business and Law Enabling Course
1 year full-time
Curtin Perth


Learn in a culturally appropriate environment and start your journey towards a career in business or law.

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You’ll have access to a range of international study opportunities.

This enabling course is a pathway for Indigenous Australian students interested in studying an undergraduate business or law course at Curtin.

It will help you meet the requirements for your chosen course and will equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to succeed at university.

Throughout the enabling course, you’ll benefit from small class sizes and a range of academic support services at the Centre for Aboriginal Studies, including mentoring and tutoring. 

When you complete the course, you will be eligible for entry into a range of Curtin’s business and law courses and you will be exempt from two units of your chosen course.

You can then transition into diverse areas of business or law, and gain a solid base for further study or work opportunities.

Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.

What you'll learn

  • engage Indigenous ways of knowing and being able to communicate effectively and with empathy towards Indigenous peoples
  • apply skills and knowledge of legal and business ways of thinking and expressing oneself to address problems in innovative and creative ways
  • respond to global and cultural issues in an academic context as ethical, adaptable and self-motivational learners
  • use technologies competently to identify relevant information and communicate effectively with consideration of audience and purpose in academic environment
  • successfully transition into undergraduate studies and apply tertiary learning that is industry connected
  • develop and apply academic Standard Australian English language and communication skills within the context of legal and business studies, including Academic integrity, study skills, research and presentation


For start dates, please view the academic calendar.

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How to apply

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  • Curtin course code: EN-INDPBE
  • Last updated on: November 12, 2020