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Unit of study_

Australian History on Screen - HSTY2648

Year - 2019

This unit explores cinema that depicts Australian history and its impact on thinking about the nation's past. Periods and genres include colonial melodrama, Ealing Studio's 'Australian Westerns', the nationalist new wave of the 1960s and 1970s, and the recent work of Indigenous filmmakers.

2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Participation (10%), 1x2hrs Exam (50%), 2x1250wd Short essays (40%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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