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SST3230 Surf Culture
Credit Points: 15
The history of surfing, from its origins in Hawaii to modern surf culture, is considered at an academic level in this unit of study. The development of the surfing industry and its commercial impact on a global scale are also examined. Students are challenged to investigate topics that are of significance to the contemporary surf industry and the surfing recreation. During the course of semester, students convene with pre-eminent representatives from the local surfing society.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K22Bachelor of Science (Surf Science and Technology) - Bunbury
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010