units

ATS3595

Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2014 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitHistory
OfferedNot offered in 2014
Coordinator(s)Dr Michael Hau

Notes

Previously coded HSY3440

Synopsis

As for ATS2595

Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this unit students will:

  1. Be able to identify the major causes for the failure of the Weimar Republic.
  2. Recognise the complexity of social developments that characterised the Weimar and Nazi periods.
  3. Develop their own views on the relationship between modernity and Nazism.
  4. Know how to critically assess the works of other historians.
  5. Have developed strategies for the interpretation of primary source materials.
  6. Have an ability to formulate, investigate and write up an independent research project.

Assessment

Written work: 90%
Tutorial participation: 10%

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

3 hours (2 lectures and 1 tutorial) per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Prerequisites

Two gateway unitsin History or permission

Prohibitions

ATS2595