Faculty of Arts
|Faculty||Faculty of Arts|
|Offered||Caulfield Second semester 2012 (Day)|
Caulfield Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
|Coordinator(s)||Assoc. Prof. Seamus O'Hanlon|
Previously coded HYM4820
This unit focuses on local and community history, and investigates concepts of community, the relationship between people and place and the connection between past and present. Students will study methods of historical research including oral history, material culture, emerging technologies, and cultural events. Through the assignments that include reviewing existing local history material and undertaking a community history research project, students will acquire a range of skills to equip to them to become involved in local and community history writing.
On successful completion of this unit students will:
Written work/reviews: 90% (8000 words)
24 hours over the semester
Undergraduate degree with a major in history, or permission from co-ordinator.