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AIH399 - Making History

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:K Beattie

At least one unit in history at level 2 in the History major, or equivalent, or with the permission of the Unit Chair



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus mode: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


In this exciting third level unit history students engage with the key issues that challenge historians in researching and writing history. The unit offers two six-week modules which are based on the direct research interests of the history staff.  The content of the modules may change from year to year. Students will work closely with staff on cutting edge historical, theoretical and methodological issues.  Students will work on closely focused historical events and/or historiographical issues, which may include (subject to staff availability):  Sex and history, War and history, Film and history, Religion and history, Nationalism and history, Memory and history, Race and history, Politics and history and Morality and history.


Essay (2000 words) 50%

Test (2000 words or equivalent) 50%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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