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Unit of study_

Contemporary Europe - HSTY3710

Year - 2019

Today, Europe is a region faced with growing challenges that threaten to undermine its economic and political achievements since the Second World War. This unit surveys European history after 1945, from post-war reconstruction, decolonisation, and the Cold War to recent debates over social justice, immigration, terrorism, and the European Union.

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

Assessment
Tutorial participation (10%), 1x1500wd Take home exercise (35%), 1x2000wd Research essay (40%), 1x1000wd Essay draft (15%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in the History major

Prohibitions

HSTY2605: Contemporary Europe

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
Courses that offer this unit

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