HIS2001 Race Relations in Australian History
Pre-requisite: Any two units of History or Indigenous Studies and one of which must have Australian content
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.
Racism has been a crucial factor in Australian society since the arrival of the first Europeans. This course will examine the historical development of racial ideas and structures in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. As well as surveying Indigenous European relations, it explores the impact of racism on Chinese, Melanesian, Irish, German, Italian and postwar migrant groups.