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HIST335 Special Topic: Victorian Britain

Popular opinion has it that Victorian Britain was a stuffy and conservative place, but tracing the extraordinary economic, social, political and cultural changes between the young Queen's ascent to the throne in 1837 and her death in 1901 reveals this era and this site of change as dynamic and exciting.

Learning about these changes also helps students better understand New Zealand history along with that of other parts of the Empire.

Paper title Special Topic: Victorian Britain
Paper code HIST335
Subject History
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2020
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $904.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,954.75

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18 200-level HIST, ARTH, or ARTV points
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Head of Department.

Teaching staff

To be advised when paper is next offered

Course materials will be made available electronically.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking.
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Learning Outcomes
Students will:
  • Gain proficiency in written and oral communication skills
  • Cultivate critical thinking, verbal communication and writing skills.

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Not offered in 2020

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
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