SPECIAL NOTE: may be taken as an elective unit in other programs
Recognises the range in perspective and the variety of approaches that characterise the study of history in the contemporary world by focusing on a historical topic not otherwise offered in the current schedule. Students gain an appreciation of a new perspective on the past, engage with a new set of historical issues, and gain a larger awareness of the range of approaches, historiographical and methodological, associated with the discipline of history. The content varies from year to year, taking advantage of the expertise and enthusiasm of visiting scholars as well as available staff, and reflecting the moving front of historical interest.
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.