Unit Code
Unit Title
HTA205 Gender in European Thought
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA206 Australia from the 1850s to 1918
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA207 Australia from 1918 to 1975
HTA208 Medieval Britain: Myth, Power and Identity
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA209 Europe in an Age of Crisis 1560-1640
HTA210 Cold War Europe, 1945-1989
HTA211 Europe at War 1914-1945
HTA214 Late Medieval Europe
HTA216 The Experience of War. History, Myth and Memory
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA218 Crime and the Law in Historical Perspective
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA222 Great Cities of Asia
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA223 Islam, Law and Women - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA224 Independence and Revolution in Modern Asia
HTA229 Van Diemen's Land 1642-1850
HTA231 Tasmanian History from 1856
HTA234 Europe in the High Middle Ages
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA235 Faith in Asia:Origin & Change
HTA237 Holy Lands, Strange Lands: The Medieval World 1000-c.1300
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA238 History and Film: Twentieth-Century Perspectives
HTA239 The Rise of Nations: Europe 1830-70
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA240 Australian History 1788-1990s
HTA242 Colonial USA, 1607-1789
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA243 USA: The Nation from 1789
HTA244 Modern Britain 1832-1990
HTA245 Revolutions of the Mind
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA246 The Road to War: Europe 1870-1914
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA247 Modern Russia: Enlightenment to Dictatorship
HTA249 Atlantic Worlds, 1450-1807
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA252 African-American History
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA253 Race and Politics in Southern African History
HTA255 War and Peace in the Pacific
HTA256 Barbarian Kingdoms: Medieval Europe AD 300-700
HTA257 Vikings and Vassals: Medieval Europe AD 700-1000
HTA258 Renaissance & Reformation Europe
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA271 Australian Environmental History
(Not Offered 2007)
HTA275 History of the Indigenous Peoples of North America
HTA290 History and Heritage
HTC200 The Pursuit of Empire: Philip, Alexander and Rome
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC201 Roman Republic 133-31 BC
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC202 Caesars and Soldiers: The Early Roman Empire (A.D. 14-138)
HTC203 Roman Imperial Society
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC205 Augustan Culture: Text & Image
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC206 The Later Roman Empire
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC207 Monuments of Rome: Image and Ideology
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC210 War and the Hero: Classical Epic
HTC211 Greek Tragedy
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC213 Classical Tragedy: Euripides & Beyond
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC221 Women in Greek and Roman Antiquity
HTC223 Greek and Roman Mythology
HTC227 Conquest and Colonization
HTC228 Celluloid Empire: Rome on Film
(Not Offered 2007)
HTC229 Love in the Ancient Novel
(Not Offered 2007)
HTG216 Intermediate Ancient Greek A
HTG218 Intermediate Ancient Greek B
(Not Offered 2007)
HTG220 Intermediate Ancient Greek Grammar
HTL217 Intermediate Latin A
HTL219 Intermediate Latin B
HTL220 Intermediate Latin Grammar
(Not Offered 2007)

2009 HTA205 Gender in European Thought

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HTA305

SPECIAL NOTE: may be taken as a Gender Studies unit

Not Offered


Europeans have expressed their ideas and beliefs about gender and sexuality in a variety of ways which have differed over time. Those beliefs have had an enormous effect on the way we live our lives. What beliefs were held, at what times, and by whom? How were notions of gender and sexuality shaped? The unit examines these issues in the context of persecutions of women as witches and the policing of sexual preference.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: Class participation, including 500-word exercise (20%), 2,500-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 2 lectures weekly, tutorial fortnightly

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Resource supported teaching & learning - N
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

Prereq 25% at level 100 History
M.Excl HAF203/303

STAFF: Dr M Lindley

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