This course has been adjusted for remote participation in Semester 1 2021 due to COVID-19 restrictions. On-campus activities may also be available.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course students should have the skills and knowledge to:
1. Develop students' capacity to see current and historical structures in the international order in comparative perspective.
2. Deepen empirical knowledge of the past and its patterns as a basis for citizenship.
3. Enhance their analytical, research and writing skills.
4. Improve their academic communication skills through discussion, book review and essay writing.
5. Apply historical analyses to produce extended arguments.
6.Obtain critical skills in the identification and use of historical sources
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
Book report presentation 5%
Book review (600 words) 10%
Examination (1 hour) 25% (students to answer 4 of 10 short-answer questions)
Essay (3000 words) 50%
Graduate students attend joint classes with undergraduates but may expect more rigorous assessment and additional assignment work, tailored to the graduate students’ interests.
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Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you 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). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.
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- 6 units
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