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Wall Street - HSTY3703

Year - 2019

As the financial centre of the world, Wall Street is both place and metaphor. This unit will explore both these dimensions of Wall Street's history, from its beginnings in the seventeenth century down to today. We will look at the people, images and events (paying particular attention to various panics and crises) that defined the street.

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

Assessment
Tutorial participation (10%), 1x1000wd take-home exercise (20%), 1x2500wd Essay (50%), 1x1000wd Outline and bibliography (20%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in the History major

Details

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: Senior
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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