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European Film and History - HSTY2608

Year - 2020

Taking European cinema over the past 100 years as its focus, this unit examines films in which directors confront the legacies of Europe's dramatic and traumatic twentieth century as well as overtly historical films that transform ideas about the past.

1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr film screening/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

2x1250wd short essays (40%), 1x2hr final exam (50%), participation (10%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Jewish Civilisation, Though and Culture




Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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