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Arts

HTA276

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
HTA206 Australia 1788 to 1901
HTA207 Australia 1901 to 2001
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA210 Cold War Europe, 1945-1991
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA211 Europe under the Dictators, 1914-1945
HTA216 Experience of Modern War
HTA234 Medieval Europe AD 1000-1450
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA245 Revolutions of the Mind
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA258 Renaissance & Reformation Europe
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA267 Age of Revolution and Empire: Britain and France 1745-1815
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA269 Booms, Bubbles and Busts: The Economics of Every Day Life in the Western World since 1500
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA270 Making Modern America: Revolution and Civil War
HTA271 Australian Environmental History
HTA273 Tudor and Stuart Britain, 1485-1714
(Not Offered 2014)
HTA274 Saints and Sinners in the Middle Ages
HTA277 The Dark Ages? Medieval Europe AD 300-1000
HTA278 Special Topic in History {White Man's Country}
HTB200 The Grand Tour: The history of travel and tourism 1700-2000
HTC200 The World of Alexander the Great
HTC201 Roman Republic 218-31 BC
(Not Offered 2014)
HTC202 The Roman Empire: Victory, Virtue and Vice
(Not Offered 2014)
HTC210 War and the Hero: Classical Epic
(Not Offered 2014)
HTC211 Comedy and Tragedy in the Classical World
HTC223 Greek and Roman Mythology
(Not Offered 2014)
HTC230 Special Topic in Ancient Civilisations
(Not Offered 2014)
HTC232 Pompeii and the Ancient City
HTC235 Celtic and Roman Britain
(Not Offered 2014)
HTC236 The World of the Classical Greeks
HTC237 Nero and Neronian Literature
HTC238 Archaeology and its Significance
HTC239 Desire and Disorder in the Erotic Text
HTG216 Intermediate Ancient Greek A
(Not Offered 2014)
HTG218 Intermediate Ancient Greek B
HTG274 Greek 2: From Learning to Reading
HTL217 Intermediate Latin A
(Not Offered 2014)
HTL219 Intermediate Latin B
HTL261 Latin 2: From Learning to Reading

2013 HTA276 Living History: Preserving the Past

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HTA376

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION
Explores ways of knowing and relating to the past, what historians can learn from related disciplines, how historians communicate historical knowledge beyond academe to the wider community, and the way the wider community identifies with history. The unit examines a range of popular contemporary practices such as oral history, social history, and local history; photographs as record and reminder; the history of buildings and landscapes; archives and the preservation of documents; heritage places, including convict sites; collecting historical artefacts; museums and their exhibitions; historical re-enactments and commemorations; media histories; and the writing of commissioned histories. The themes are explored with Australian and international examples.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: HTA276: Class participation (10%), 500-word exercise (10%), 2,500-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%);
HTA376: Class participation (10%), 500-word exercise (10%), 3,000-word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%);

TEACHING PATTERN: 2 hrs lectures weekly, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% at level 100 History. Prerequisites do not apply for students enrolled in G3E BTourism.

STAFF: Professor Pam Sharpe

FEES
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KEY

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