* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Focuses on 'revolutionary' change in Britain and France in the late 18th and early 19th century, and its impact on the wider world. It considers the French Revolution; radicalism and reaction in Britain and the Napoleonic wars; French and British imperialism; the Industrial Revolution and social change; the 'birth of the modern'.
ASSESSMENT: written work 3,000 words (45%), tutorial participation (5%), 2-hr exam in Nov (50%)
TEACHING PATTERN: int: 2x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial weekly;
dist.ed instructional package and weekend study schools
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - H,I,L,W,N Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Resource supported teaching & learning - H,I,L,W,N Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
Video conferencing - W A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
Flexible scheduling - H,I,L,W,N Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options
HTA100, HTA102 (except in special circumstances with the permission of the Head of Discipline or School)
[p/b] Bennett MJ (ed)
The Age of Revolution and Empire 1780--1820: Selected Readings, School of History & Classics, UTas
Recommended Texts [p/b] Breunig C
The Age of Revolution and Reaction 1789-1850, Norton
STAFF: Prof MJ Bennett, Dr G Daly, Dr M Lindley (Hbt); Dr A Page (Ltn)
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