History & Ancient History

Extended Major

#24 consisting of:

#6 for gateway courses –

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST1201 2 Australian History: Current Issues in Historical Perspective
HIST1400 2 The Medieval and Early Modern World
HIST1601 2 Big History

and #2 for cornerstone course –

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST2312 2 The History Makers

and #10 to #12 from –

History of Asia and the Middle East

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST2014 2 From Buddha to Bruce Lee: Asian Visual Cultures
HIST2020 2 The Vietnam War
HIST2100 2 The Rise of Modern China
HIST2101 2 Contemporary China: The People’s Republic, Hong Kong & Taiwan since 1949
HIST2107 2 The Modern Middle East
HIST2109 2 Southeast Asia: History, Society & Culture
HIST2119 2 Modern Southeast Asia: Freedom, Power and the State
HIST2138 2 Modernity in the Islamic World: Radicalism and Democracy
HIST2139 2 Environmental Issues in Asia: Historical Perspectives
HIST2140 2 Indian History and Religion Study Tour
RELN2300 2 Rituals, Priests & Kings: A History of Hinduism
HIST2619 2 Japan and the World

Making Europe: Medieval and Early Modern History

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST2013 2 Medieval Study Tour
HIST2400 2 The Dark Ages
HIST2411 2 Witchcraft & Demonology in Early Modern Europe & Its Colonies
HIST2412 2 The British Isles: 1500-1700
HIST2416 2 Medieval Heresy
HIST2615 2 Ages of Crusades

Western Modernity: the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST2211 2 America in Film
HIST2245 2 Australians at War
HIST2247 2 The Making of Modern Australia: Society & Culture since 1901
HIST2403 2 The Soviet Union: Revolution to Devolution (1917-1991)
HIST2404 2 Imperial Britain: Society & Culture in the Age of Empire (1780-1880)
HIST2405 2 Churchill’s Britain: Crisis and Conflict (1875-1945)
HIST2407 2 Germany from Bismarck to Hitler (1870-1933)
HIST2408 2 Germany from Hitler to Reunification (1933-1991)
HIST2414 2 The Radical Right & Fascism in Europe
HIST2707 2 The Anatomy of a Super Power: the US since 1945

Themes in World History

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST2030 2 Body, Brain and Mind: the History of the Biomedical and Social Sciences, 1680-1900
HIST2120 2 Trafficking Bodies from the Ancient World to the Present
HIST2304 2 Monarchy, Revolution and Modernity
HIST2602 2 Empires: From Columbus to Coca-Cola
HIST2603 2 Sex in History
HIST2611 2 Body, Fashion & Consumption in History
HIST2702 2 The City in History: Urban Spectacle from Europe to the New World
HIST2704 2 Genocide & Persecution, Revenge & Reconciliation

and #2 for capstone course –

Course Code Units Course Title
WRIT3613 2 Making History

and #2 to #4 from –

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST3615 2 History, Sound & Image
HIST3616 2 History, Place & Object

 

Ancient History

 

Single Major

#16 consisting of:

#4 for gateway courses –

Course Code Units Course Title
ANCH1240 2 The Rise of Ancient Greece: Greek History to the 4th Century BC
ANCH1250 2 The Rise of Ancient Rome: Roman History from Romulus to Augustus

and #2 for cornerstone course –

Course Code Units Course Title
ANCH2030 2 Myth, Magic and Religion in the Ancient World

and #4 to #6 from –

Course Code Units Course Title
ANCH2040 2 The World of Classical Athens: Democracy, Culture and Society
ANCH2050 2 Ancient World Study Tour: Sites and Museums
ANCH2060 2 Egypt & Ancient Western Asia (Mesopotamia)
ANCH2070 2 Study Tour: Sites and Museums of Roman Italy
ANCH2090 2 Classical Archaeology and Museums
ANCH2110 2 Mediterranean Seafaring, Religions, and Cultures in Antiquity
ANCH2130 2 Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World
ANCH2230 2 The Age of Imperial Rome: Politics and Society from Tiberius to Constantine
ANCH2250 2 The Career and Influence of Julius Caesar
ANCH2270 2 Art & Archaeology of Ancient Rome
ANCH2280 2 Roman Society & Civilisation
ANCH2290 2 Art & Archaeology of Ancient Greece
ANCH2310 2 Individuals and the State in the Roman Republic
ANCH2500 2 Ancient History and Modern Cinema
DRAM2090 2 Ancient Greek and Roman Theatre

which may include #2 from –

Course Code Units Course Title
GREK2120 2 Intermediate Greek
GREK2230 2 Greek Language & Literature 1
LATN2120 2 Intermediate Latin
LATN2230 2 Latin Language & Literature 1

and #2 for capstone course –

Course Code Units Course Title
WRIT3100 2 Writing Ancient History

and #2 to #4 from –

Course Code Units Course Title
ANCH3020 2 Special Topic in Greek History
ANCH3030 2 Special Topic in Roman History