Terrorism is one of the inescapable forces that defines and shapes our age. This unit will put terrorism and political violence into broad historical context, exploring the shifting notions of terrorism through the ages. From antiquity, through the Middle Ages to the global terrorism of today, this unit will unravel the meaning of terrorism and how it was experienced throughout history.
Int: 2 x 1 hr lectures weekly, 6 x 1 hr tutorials.
Dist: Instructional package as well as tutorial discussions and lectures via MyLO website.
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - H,L,W Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Web dependent - I,N Some parts of this unit will be taught online
Resource dependent teaching & learning - H,L,W,I,N Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
Video conferencing - H,L A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
Flexible scheduling - H,L,W,I,N Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options
INTERNATIONALISATION This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.