In 2021 this unit will focus on the history of Europe in the era of the Cold War, from the end of the Second World War to the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991.
History is a vast and endlessly fascinating subject of study that has many areas of specialisation. This unit will focus on a particular period, place, and/or historical theme. In doing so you will develop a deep critical engagement with key sources, issues and debates within a field of history.
|Unit name||History in Focus|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||History and Classics|
Dr. Gavin Daly
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 1||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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).
- Demonstrate a sophisticated understanding of continuity and change in a particular period, place, and/or historical theme.
- Demonstrate a sophisticated ability to examine historical sources and issues according to the methodological and ethical conventions of the History discipline.
- Construct evidence-based arguments or narratives in audio, digital, oral, visual or written form.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
HTA210 and HTA310
Task 1: Take-home exam (40%)
Task 2: Tutorial participation or online discussion exercises (10%)
Task 3: Minor assignment, 500 words (10%)
Task 4: Major essay, 3000 words (40%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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