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HIS1001 Introduction to Australian History

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication
Version produced : 30 December 2013

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

This course is designed to introduce students to the historical study of Australia. It begins with Aboriginal Australia and ends with 1942. It will introduce students to central social, economic and political themes by examining the different ways in which historians have interpreted them. It is intended to enhance students' content knowledge of Australia as well as to develop skills in research methods, historical interpretation and written presentation.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2012 External
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Toowoomba