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Learning spaces

Abbreviations and acronyms

AIATSIS

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Islander Studies

ANU

Australian National University

APY

Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara

ARC

Australian Research Council

BIITE

Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education

BRACS

Broadcasting in Remote Aboriginal Communities Scheme

CAAMA

Central Australian Aboriginal Media Association

CDU

Charles Darwin University

DET

Department of Education (NT)

DKCRC

Desert Knowledge Co-operative Research Centre

FHF

The Fred Hollows Foundation

ICT

Information and Communication Technology

ICTV

Indigenous Community Television

ITIC

Information Technology and Indigenous Communities

LKC

Library and Knowledge Centre

NAPLAN

National Assessment Program –Literacy and Numeracy

NITV

National Indigenous Television

NPY

Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara

NT

Northern Territory

NTFO

Northern Territory Film Office

NTL

Northern Territory Library

PAW

Media

RIMO

Remote Indigenous Media Organisation

SAE

Standard Australian English

TEABBA

Top End Aboriginal Bush Broadcasting Association

VET

Vocational Education and Training

WA

Western Australia

WETT

Warlpiri Education and Training Trust

Aboriginal language words

Anangu

Aboriginal person (Pitjantjatjara language)

Kartiya

non-Aboriginal person/whitefella (Warlpiri language)

ngapartji- ngapartji

reciprocity, ‘I give you something in return’ (Pitjantjatjara language)

yapa

Aboriginal person (Warlpiri language)


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