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ATS3595

Faculty of Arts

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This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2016 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.

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

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Faculty

Arts

Organisational Unit

History

Coordinator(s)

Dr Michael Hau

Offered

Not offered in 2016

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

Within semester assessment: 100%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. A unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.

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Chief examiner(s)

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

Prerequisites

Twelve credit points of second-year Arts units.

Prohibitions