HIS2001 Race Relations in Australian History
|Short Description:||Race Relations in Aust History|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Humanities & Communication|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||090305 - History|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Pre-requisite: HIS1001 or HIS2000 or KNL1001 or KNL1002 or ANT3000 and one other History or KNL or Anthropology course
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.