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Minor (2015)

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Modern History

Title Modern History
Parent Major History
Organisational Unit School of Arts
Special requirements
Excluded Majors History
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
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Structure

Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Part I - 3 credit points

Core Unit - 3 credit points

HIS182 Making of the Modern World - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

OR

HIS181 Introduction to History - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

Part II - 9 credit points

Specified Electives - 9 credit points

Select from the following:

HIS259 Europe Under the Dictators - 3 points
Not available this year

HIS256 Earth, Fire, Wind and Water: Australian Environmental History - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

HIS200 Approaches to History - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

HIS204 Crime and Punishment Since 1700 - 3 points
Not available this year

HIS250 Hollywood and History - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

HIS258 Soldiers and Civilians: War in the Pacific 1941-1945 - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

HIS257 Spies, Saboteurs and Secret Agents - 3 points
Not available this year

HIS302 Australia and its Asian Context - 3 points
Not available this year

HIS310 Modern Japanese History - 3 points
Not available this year

HIS324 Rebirth of Europe 1945-2001 - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

HIS300 Creating History - 3 points
Not available this year

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