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Major, Minor, Sub-Major

Description:

Students studying in this sub-major will graduate with: a sophisticated body of knowledge regarding world history and cultures (with an emphasis on contemporary history and the importance of understanding the past in order to make sense of the future); a strong set of trans-disciplinary research skills, which will equip them as lifelong learners, sophisticated and accomplished thinkers in professional settings; and prepare interested students for higher degree study in cultural studies - one of UniSA’s areas of above world class standard research strength.

Prerequisite(s):

Nil

Assumed Knowledge:

Nil

Courses:

Courses that are in majors, sub-majors and/or minors:
Area and cat no.UnitsLevelReferences
Telling Culture and HistoriographyHUMS 10544.51
World History Trends and TransformationsHUMS 10554.51
Everyday Cultures Now and ThenHUMS 20374.52
OR
United States History and Contending Cultural IdentitiesHUMS 20394.52
Australia in the Asian CenturyPOLI 20034.52
OR
Communication, Culture and Indigenous AustraliansCOMM 20604.52
Historicising Place and MeaningHUMS 30484.53
Researching Culture and HistoryHUMS 30504.53
A History of IdeasHUMS 30474.53
Power and Resistance: 1900 - PresentHUMS 30494.53


Rules:

Nil

Notes:

1.

A sub-major in History and Cultural Studies consists of six courses (27 units), two of which must be at Level 1 (Introductory), two at Level 2 (Intermediate) and two at Level 3 (Advanced).

2.

A minor in History and Cultural Studies consists of four courses (18 units), two of which must be at Level 1 (Introductory) and two at Level 2 (Intermediate).

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