Unit Code
Unit Title
HTA205 Gender in European Thought
HTA206 Australia from the 1850s to 1918
HTA207 Australia from 1918 to 1975
HTA208 Medieval Britain: Myth, Power and Identity
HTA209 Europe in an Age of Crisis 1560-1640
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA210 Cold War Europe, 1945-1991
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA211 Europe at War 1914-1945
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA214 Late Medieval Europe
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA216 The Experience of War. History, Myth and Memory
HTA218 Crime and the Law in Historical Perspective
HTA222 Great Cities of Asia
HTA223 Islam, Law and Women - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
HTA224 Independence and Revolution in Modern Asia
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA229 Van Diemen's Land 1642-1850
HTA231 Tasmanian History from 1856
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA234 Europe in the High Middle Ages
HTA235 Faith in Asia:Origin & Change
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA237 Holy Lands, Strange Lands: The Medieval World 1000-c.1300
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA238 History and Film: Twentieth-Century Perspectives
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA239 The Rise of Nations: Europe 1830-70
HTA240 Australian History 1788-1990s
HTA242 Colonial USA, 1607-1789
HTA243 USA: The Nation from 1789
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA244 Modern Britain 1832-1990
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA245 Revolutions of the Mind
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA246 The Road to War: Europe 1870-1914
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA247 Modern Russia: Enlightenment to Dictatorship
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA249 Atlantic Worlds, 1450-1807
HTA252 African-American History
HTA253 Race and Politics in Southern African History
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA255 War and Peace in the Pacific
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA256 Barbarian Kingdoms: Medieval Europe AD 300-700
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA257 Vikings and Vassals: Medieval Europe AD 700-1000
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA258 Renaissance & Reformation Europe
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA271 Australian Environmental History
HTA275 History of the Indigenous Peoples of North America
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA290 History and Heritage
HTC200 The Pursuit of Empire: Philip, Alexander and Rome
HTC201 Roman Republic 133-31 BC
HTC202 Caesars and Soldiers: The Early Roman Empire (A.D. 14-138)
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC207 Monuments of Rome: Image and Ideology
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC210 War and the Hero: Classical Epic
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC211 Tragedy: Greece and Rome
HTC221 Women in Greek and Roman Antiquity
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC223 Greek and Roman Mythology
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC227 Conquest and Colonization
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC228 Celluloid Empire: Rome on Film
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC229 Love in the Ancient Novel
HTC230 Special Topic in Ancient Civilisations
HTC231 Archaeology of the Ancient City: Athens, Pompeii, Rome
(Not Offered 2008)
HTG216 Intermediate Ancient Greek A
HTG218 Intermediate Ancient Greek B
(Not Offered 2008)
HTG220 Intermediate Ancient Greek Grammar
HTL217 Intermediate Latin A
HTL219 Intermediate Latin B
HTL220 Intermediate Latin Grammar
(Not Offered 2008)

2009 HTA252 African-American History

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HTA352

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Provides an introduction to the historical experiences of various people of African descent in the United States using both the work of historians and the writings of African Americans. Emphasis is given to their perceptions of their history from 1807.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: Class participation (10%), 800-word essay (10%), 2,200-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: int: 2 hrs lectures weekly, 1 hr tutorial fortnightly; dist.ed: instructional package and study schools, Web CT

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - L
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
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Prereq 25% at level 100 History

STAFF: Dr TP Dunning

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