Master of History

For candidates admitted under Rule (c)
Program of Study

Course cps

Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who have completed an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours qualification in a cognate discipline, including History, Ancient History, Archaeology or English.
48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
Core Units
Complete the following unit:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
HIST595 Understanding History 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6 to 18 cps
HUMS507 Minor Research Project 6  
HUMS508 Major Research Project 12  
Listed Units
Complete 24 to 36 credit points with at least 24 credit points at 500-level from the following units:
24 to 36 cps
ANCH504 Society and the Individual in Classical Greece 6  
ANCH505 Greek Democracy and its Enemies 6  
ANCH507 Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World 6  
ANCH508 Ancient Egypt: From the Pyramids to Cleopatra 6  
ANCH509 A History of Power: States and Empires in the Ancient World 6  
ANCH512 Rome of the Caesars 6  
ANCH513 Augustus and the Roman Revolution 6  
ANCH515 The Shadow of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum 6  
ANCH518 The Romans: From Cradle to Grave 6  
ANCH520 How to be Good: Greek and Roman Ethics 6  
ANCH522 Bronze Age Greece and the Aegean 6  
ANCH526 The Art and Architecture of the Ancient World 6  
ANCH528 Towns and Cities of the Ancient World 6  
ANCH551 Warfare in the Ancient World 6  
ARPA506 Historical and Contemprary Archaeology 6  
ARPA552 Public Archaeology and Management 6  
HINQ501 Researching and Applying History 6  
HIST430 Local and Community History 6  
HIST431 War and Australian Society in the 20th Century 6  
HIST432 History as Film 6  
HIST433 Waking the Dead: Death, Burials and Memorials 6  
HIST435 Heritage Conservation 6  
HIST437 History and Museums 6  
HIST438 Australian Frontiers: Rural and Regional Histories 6  
HIST439 The Family in History 6  
HIST476 Oral History 6  
HIST500 Sex, Sin, and Heresy in Early Medieval Europe 6  
HIST501 Power and Propaganda in the European Reformations 6  
HIST508 Crusader Europe, 1095-1453 6  
HIST510 Massacre and Genocide: Histories of Atrocity 6  
HIST511 Crime, Incarceration and Servitude: Historical Views 6  
HIST513 Empires: Conquest and Conflict 6  
HIST529 Australia and the World: An International History 6  
HIST536 Blood and Guts: The History of Medical Practice 6  
HIST551 Convict Australia 6  
HIST554 Imagining Australia: Empire, Nation, Sovereignty 6  
HIST556 Public History 6  
HIST561 The Cold War and Popular Culture 6  
HIST569 Spain and the New World, 1474-1700 6  
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
RELS581 Chinese and Japanese Religion: A History 6  
RELS584 Religions of the Ancient Near East 6  
RELS586 Buddhism: A History 6  
RELS587 Earliest Christianity: Social Context and Sacred Text 6  
RELS588 The Pagan Religions of Ancient Greece and Rome 6  
RELS592 Meditation in Eastern Religions 6  
WORK500 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
WRIT506 Writing for Work: Styles and Contexts 6  
WRIT509 Writing Creative Non-Fiction 6  
Total 96 cps

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