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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)

2013 HTA275 History of the Indigenous Peoples of North America

Unit Level: Intermediate

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HTA375


Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HTA275 L

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 I Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 L Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 L On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 N Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 W Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013

* 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).

This unit can be taken in other courses
About Census Dates

This unit will focus on the art and culture of the various native peoples of North America from before contact to the present. It will look at Indian ways of viewing the world from its creation to the present and how these perspectives have been influenced by Western art and culture. It will look at present day art and culture as both an amalgam of Western and Indian views and as an Indigenous resistance to Western culture.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: HTA275: Class participation (10%), 800-word exercise (10%), 2,200-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%), Dist Ed.

HTA375: Class participation (10%), 800-word exercise (10%), 2,700-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%), Dist Ed.

TEACHING PATTERN: int: 2x1-hr lectures weekly, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly; dist.ed: instructional package and study schools, WebCT assisted

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - N,W,H,I,L
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Resource supported teaching & learning - N,W,H,I,L
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

Prereq HTA101 and HTA102
M.Excl HAB254/354

Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Dr T Dunning

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