• Offered by School of History
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject History
  • Areas of interest Gender Studies, History
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  1. The lectures will broaden students' knowledge of Western history, as well as the history of exemplary historical figures.
  2. The concept map will demonstrate students' capacity to evaluate and compare historical and theoretical analyses of masculinity.
  3. The research essay will demonstrate students' capacity to undertake original research and to apply key course concepts in original case studies of historically-situated masculinities.
  4. The submission of discussion points in tutorials will demonstrate students' capacity to understand assigned readings and improve their ability to think historically. 
  5. The final exam will demonstrate students' capacity to link concepts raised in the lectures to the assigned readings in novel ways.

Indicative Assessment

Concept map and explanatory essay (500 words) 15% [2]

Essay research plan (500 words) 10% [3 ]

Research essay (4000 words) 50% [3 ]

Tutorial attendance: 10% [4,5]

Final examination 15% [5,4,2,1 ]

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1 x 1.5-hr hour lecture per week plus 10 x 1 hour tutorials during the semester, plus six hours of non-contact independent study per week.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed HIST2213.



Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

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Student Contribution Band:
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2016 $3054
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2016 $4368
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

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