From the Napoleonic Wars to the twentieth century, from the battlefront to the home front, this subject explores the history of war as a social and cultural experience in Modern Europe. The subject encourages a critical engagement with how war has been experienced, represented, remembered, imagined and commemorated by participants, the public, governments and the media. The subject introduces students to key historical debates and draws upon a rich array of sources including film, television, literature, soldiers' letters and memoirs,and war memorials. Case studies include the Revolutionary-Napoleonic Wars, and the First and Second World Wars.
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - H Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Resource supported teaching & learning - H Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.