HI1302 - Modern World History
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Arts, Society & Education
This subject examines major developments in world history from the late nineteenth
century through to more contemporary times. With due consideration given to political
and economic issues, Modern World History explores the immense social and cultural
transformations that characterised the twentieth century.
- demonstrate appropriate analytical skills in research and writing history, specifically
world history in the twentieth century;
- employ and interpret historical resources and archives, including digital archives;
- deconstruct historical representations and narratives to identify different forms
and types of historical construction and their consumption;
- analyse and interpret twentieth-century world history from cultural, social, political
or economic perspectives that demonstrate inter- cultural awareness;
- demonstrate competence in the key branches of historical inquiry and their functions
in the study of world history in the twentieth century.
- Written > Test/Quiz 1 - (30%) - Individual
- Oral > Presentation 1 - (20%) - Individual
- Participation > Class participation - (10%) - Group
- Written > Essay (including multi-draft) 1 - (40%) - Individual.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021
||Professor Richard Nile.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 12 hours - Online activities
- 20 hours online content
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest