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Introduction to Australian History - HSTY1089

Year - 2019

This unit introduces students to Australian history from the convict period to the present, examining frontier violence, the making of a nation state, and the manifold transformations of the twentieth century. Taking advantage of the university's location, the unit uses Sydney-area museums and site visits to bring Australia's past to life.

Classes
2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x2hr final exam (50%), 2x1250wd short essays (40%), participation (10%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive January

07 Jan 2019

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 25 Jan 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive July

24 Jun 2019

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 19 Jul 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Summer Main

07 Jan 2019

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 25 Jan 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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