Units of Study

HSTY4011 - History Honours A

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Nicholas Alfred Eckstein

Description

The Honours program in History consists of:
1. a thesis under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff
2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours for one semester (students must complete one 'Approach' seminar and one 'Field' seminar).


The thesis should be of 15,000-20,000 words in length. Each seminar requires 6,000-8,000 words of written work or its equivalent.


The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%.


Honours seminars are only offered in Semester 1. Students must begin their program in the March semester and mid-year entry to History Honours is not permitted.


The following seminars are on offer in 2013:


To be announced

Assessments

a thesis of 15000-20000 words and 6000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar

Classes

2x2-hr seminars/week in Semester 1

Prerequisites

48 senior credit points of History (up to 18 credit points of which may be cross-listed), including HSTY2691, with an average mark in those units of study of credit or better. Students who do not meet this requirement, however, may apply to the Honours Coordinator for a waiver to permit their entry into the honours program.

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HSTY4011

       

Inventing Britishness

Indigenous History

 

       

Digital History

   

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HSTY4011

The Renaissance

           

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HSTY4011

Problem of the Text

   

Histories of Australia

Sex in History

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HSTY4011

         

Beyond Orientalism

 

The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney