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Anarchists, Terrorists, and Freedom Fighters

Undergraduate | LTU-HIS3ANA | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

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Anarchists, Terrorists, and Freedom Fighters

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Locate the phenomenon of modern terrorism and insurgency in comparative historical perspective, across a wide range of historical, political, and cultural contexts.
    2. Understand the problems of developing a meaningful definition of terrorism, informed by history, philosophy, and law.
    3. Demonstrate a comprehension of the ideas that have led to the adoption of terrorism and related forms of violence in a variety of contexts.
    4. Capacity to prepare and complete a substantial historical research project, supported by evidence and an awareness of competing arguments and views.
    5. Evaluate historical questions raised in weekly subject readings and lectures, and formulate arguments and hypotheses based in evidence and specific examples.

Entry requirements


Pre-requisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points of Level two subjects.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed HIS3ATF (Anarchists, Terrorists, and Freedom Fighters) or HIS2ANA (Anarchists, Terrorists, and Freedom Fighters) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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