Courses & Units

History 1A: Making Modern Europe HTA101

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

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Introduction

From the Italian Renaissance in the late Middle Ages to the rise of European nationalism in the nineteenth century, this unit explores the history of Early Modern Europe – a crucial period in shaping both Europe and the world we live in today. It investigates cultural, intellectual and religious change; the rise of the modern state; war and imperial rivalry; political and industrial revolutions; and the emergence of human rights and modern political culture. Case studies include the Renaissance, Reformation, the Enlightenment, the French and Industrial Revolutions.

Summary

Unit name History 1A: Making Modern Europe
Unit code HTA101
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics
Coordinator

Dr Gavin Daly and Dr Anthony Page

Teaching staff

Dr Gavin Daly, Dr Elizabeth Freeman, and Dr Anthony Page

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* 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.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $793.00 2017: $1,561.00 090305

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

HTA100, HTA103, HTA106

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-campus:

-   Hobart:  2 x 1-hr lectures, 1 x 1-hr tutorial weekly.

-   Launceston: 2 x 1-hr lectures (a mix of face-to-face and via videolink), 1 x 1-hr tutorial weekly

-   Cradle Coast:  2 x 1-hr lectures accessed online via MyLO, 1 x 1-hr videolink tutorial weekly.

Off-campus:

- 2 x 1-hr lectures weekly accessed online via MyLO, and online discussion of tutorial topics.

Assessment

500 word exercise (10%), 2,000 word essay (40%), participation (10%), 2 hr exam (40%).

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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