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Undergraduate | MAQ-MHIX3000 | 2023

Making History

Previously MAQ-MHIX300

Undertake a large-scale research project assessing views and definitions of history since the 19th century. Inspect modern historiographical techniques. Look at empiricism and post-modernism. Unpack the biography's role as a historical tool.

Study method
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
18 weeks

Start dates

  • 20 Feb 2023

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, you will be able to:

    1. Reflect on and articulate discipline specific skills and literacy.
    2. Integrate and apply discipline specific knowledge to contemporary and historical problems
    3. Think critically and analytically
    4. Communicate effectively in written, oral and interpersonal forms
    5. Synthesise and integrate knowledge from multiple topic areas
    6. Think historically about the present

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • MAQ-HST380 (Not currently available)

  • MAQ-MHIX300 (Not currently available)


NCCW (pre-2020 units) HST380, MHIS300, HIST373, MHIZ300, MHIX300 Pre-requisite: MHIX2007 and MHIX2020 NCCW (2020 and onwards) MHIS3000 Making History

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements -

    Students who have an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion under Macquarie University's Academic Progression Policy are not permitted to enrol in OUA units offered by Macquarie University. Students with an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion who have enrolled in units through OUA will be withdrawn.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Bachelor of Arts

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