History

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

History

A major in History requires 36 senior credit points including 24 credit points of core units of study of which 6 credit points must be taken at 3000 level.

Junior units of study

HSTY1025
The Middle Ages
6      Semester 1
HSTY1031
Renaissance and Reformation (1498-1648)
6      Semester 2
HSTY1044
Twentieth-Century Europe
6    N HSTY1043
Semester 2
HSTY1045
Modern European History 1750-1914
6      Semester 1
HSTY1076
American History from Lincoln to Clinton
6    N HSTY2035
Semester 1
HSTY1089
Australia: Conflict and Transformation
6      Semester 2
HSTY1090
History of Chinese Civilisation
6    N ASNS1101
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Core
HSTY2304
Imperialism, 1815-2000
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
Semester 2
HSTY2602
Tablet to iPad: A History of Information
6    P (12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History) or (12 senior credit points of Digital Cultures)
Semester 1
HSTY2606
China in the Nineteenth-Century World
6    P (12 junior credit points of History) or (12 junior credit points of Asian Studies)
N HSTY2006
Semester 1
HSTY2608
European Film and History
6    P (12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History) or (6 senior credit points of European Studies) or (18 junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N HSTY2008
Semester 2
Summer Main
HSTY2614
Living in Modern Australia
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
N HSTY2014
Semester 1
Winter Main
HSTY2618
Mediterranean World in High Middle Ages
6    P 12 credit points of History or Ancient History
N HSTY2018
Semester 2
HSTY2624
The Origins of Human Rights
6    P 12 Junior credit points of History or Ancient History
Semester 1
HSTY2628
BOOM! The History of War
6    P 12 Junior credit points of History or Ancient History
Semester 2
HSTY2629
Sex and Scandal
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
N HSTY2029
Semester 1
Summer Main
HSTY2631
Sin City? A History of Sydney
6    P (12 junior credit points of History or 12 junior credit points of Ancient History) or (12 junior credit points of Socio-Legal Studies)
Semester 2
HSTY2632
Love & Death in the Middle Ages
6    P 12 Junior credit points of History or Ancient History
Semester 1
HSTY2640
Twentieth-Century China
6    P (12 junior credit points of History) or (12 junior credit points of Asian Studies)
N HSTY3071, HSTY3072
Semester 1
HSTY2642
Beyond The Great Wall: China's Frontiers
6    P (12 junior credit points of History) or (12 junior credit points of Asian Studies)
Semester 2
HSTY2647
Renaissance Italy
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
N HSTY2047
Semester 2
HSTY2662
Atlantic World in the Age of Empire
6    P (12 junior credit points of History or 12 junior credit points of Ancient History) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
N HSTY2062
Semester 2
HSTY2667
Politics and Cultures of US Imperialism
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
N HSTY2067
Semester 1
Summer Main
HSTY2671
Law and Order in Modern America
6    P (12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
Semester 2
HSTY2676
Australia's World
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
Semester 2
HSTY2691
Writing History
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
N HSTY2901, ANHS2691
Semester 2
HSTY2692
International and Global History
6    P 12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History
Semester 1
Elective
ANHS2603
Ancient Greek Democracies
6    P 12 junior credit points of Ancient History or History OR 6 junior credit points of Ancient History and 6 junior credit points of either Classical Studies, Latin, Greek (Ancient), or Archaeology
N ANHS2003
Semester 1
ANHS2610
SPQR: The Senate and the People of Rome
6    P 12 junior credit points of Ancient History, History or Classical Studies OR 6 junior credit points of Ancient History or Classical Studies and 6 junior credit points of either Latin, Greek (Ancient), History or Archaeology
Semester 1
Summer Early
ANHS2618
The Later Roman Empire (AD 286-474)
6    P 12 junior credit points of Ancient History, Greek (Ancient), Latin or History OR 6 junior credit points of Ancient History and 6 junior credit points of either History, Latin, Greek (Ancient), Philosophy or Archaeology
Semester 2
ANHS2622
Herodotus and His World
6    P 12 junior credit points of Ancient History or History OR 6 junior credit points of Ancient History and 6 junior credit points of either Latin, Greek (Ancient), History, or Archaeology
N ANHS3609
Semester 2
ANHS3632
Livy: Republics Past and Present
6    P (12 senior credit points from Ancient History) or (12 senior credit points from History)
Semester 2
ANHS3635
Historiography Ancient and Modern
6    P (12 senior credit points from Ancient History) or (12 senior credit points from History)
Semester 1
ARIS2674
Islam and Politics: Modernity Challenges
6    P (ARIS1001 or ARIS1671) or (12 Junior credit points from History or Ancient History) or (RLST1002 and RLST1005)
N ARIS2004, JCTC3601

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ARIS2675
Gendering History in the Arab World
6    P (12 Junior credit points from one of (Arabic and Islamic Studies, European Studies, European, Classical or Middle Eastern Languages or Studies, English, Government and International Relations, History, Sociology, Media and Communications or Gender and Cultural Studies)) or (12 Junior credit points History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History) or (RLST1002 and RLST1005)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
ASNS2623
India: Tradition and Modernity
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
Winter Main
ASNS2627
India, China, Tibet: Cultural Relations
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
Semester 2
ASNS2631
Origins of Japanese Tradition
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ASNS2632
Modern Japanese Social History
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
N ASNS2308


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ASNS2636
The Enigma of Japanese Power
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
N ASNS2306, JPNS2316


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ASNS2641
Traditional Korea
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History) or (12 Junior credit points of Korean Studies)
N ASNS2501
Semester 1
ASNS2642
Modern Korea
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History) or (12 Junior credit points of Korean Studies)
N ASNS2502
Semester 2
ASNS2661
History of Modern Indonesia
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History) or (12 Junior credit points of Indonesian Studies)
N INMS2901, ASNS2401


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ASNS2672
Japan in East Asia from 1840 until Today
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
Semester 1
JCTC2603
Jews Under the Crescent and the Cross
6    P (12 Junior credit points of Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture or 12 Junior credit points of Studies in Religion) or (12 Junior credit points of History or 12 Junior credit points of Ancient History)
N JCTC2003


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
JCTC2605
From Emancipation to the Holocaust
6    P 12 Junior credit points of Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture, Ancient History, History, European Studies, Government and International Relations or Sociology
Semester 1
JCTC2606
The Holocaust: History and Aftermath
6    P 12 Junior credit points of Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture, Ancient History, History, European Studies, Government and International Relations or Sociology
N JCTC2006
Semester 2
JCTC2607
Israel in the Modern Middle East
6    P (12 Junior credit points of Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture) or (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations) or (12 Junior credit points from History) or (12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
Semester 1
Summer Main
PHIL2663
Justice
6    P 12 junior credit points of Philosophy
N PHIL3663
Semester 2
USSC2604
Sex, Race and Rock in the USA
6    P 12 junior credit points from one of the following subject area; American Studies, Anthropology, Music, Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, English, European Studies, Government and International Relations, History, International and Global Studies, Media and Communications, Performance Studies, Philosophy, Political Economy or Sociology
N HSTY2057
Semester 1

Exchange

HSTY1801
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY1802
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY2805
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY2806
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY2809
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY2810
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY2811
History Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

HSTY4011
History Honours A
12    P 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.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY4012
History Honours B
12    P Refer to HSTY4011
C HSTY4011

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY4013
History Honours C
12    P Refer to HSTY4011
C HSTY4012

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY4014
History Honours D
12    P Refer to HSTY4011
C HSTY4013

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2