Courses & Units

Place, image, object HAA006

Launceston

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Introduction

This unit uses the material world, in the form of objects, images and places, to engage with remembering, researching and communicating family history and memories. By looking at homes, human-shaped environments such as gardens, and inherited items both mundane and valuable, you will explore how objects, images and spaces can carry stories, provide an immediate way to relate to your family's past, and interrogate the changing meaning of family over time. You will develop skills in interpreting, contextualising, and documenting your own objects, images and places, which you will then carry into responding to, caring for and sharing your history.

Summary

Unit name Place, image, object
Unit code HAA006
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Arts
Coordinator Doctor Linda Erceg
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Foundation

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Term 4 Off-Campus International Domestic

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International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Term 4 17/10/2022 31/10/2022 19/11/2022 21/12/2022

* 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 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • use images, places and objects as sources for historical research through contextual and formal analysis.
  • develop strategies for the documentation and storage of images and objects associated with your family history.
  • explore visual and written modes as a way to respond to places, images and objects.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
100399 $1,002.00 $858.00 not applicable $2,445.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Teaching

AssessmentExamination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (20%)|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (30%)|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (50%)
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Textbooks

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