This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.
This unit considers Tasmanian Aboriginal societies before European contact through to the end of the twentieth century. Topics explored include pre-contact Tasmanian Aboriginal societies and the contact histories between Tasmanian Aborigines and the French then the British. The impacts of colonisation and its aftermath are central foci and include issues such as socio-cultural accommodation, Aboriginal resistance, war, conciliation, punishment, exile and return, protest and reconciliation.
|Unit name||Van Diemen's Land|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Global Cultures and Languages|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
This unit is currently unavailable.
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* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||Field of Education|
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25 points at Introductory level in any discipline from any faculty
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
On Campus: 1 x 1 hour lecture weekly and 1 x 1.5 hour tutorial weekly
Off Campus: 1 x 1 hour recorded lecture and online learning module per week (13 weeks)
1,500 word essay (20%), 2,500 word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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