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Undergraduate | MAQ-MHIX3027 | 2024

Resisting the Nazis: Fascism and its Opponents

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Start dates
22 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
18 weeks

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Resisting the Nazis: Fascism and its Opponents

About this subject

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

    1. Demonstrate an understanding of a variety of conceptual approaches to interpreting the history of fascism as well as an understanding of the history of fascist movements in the nineteenth and twentieth century.
    2. Contribute to contemporary debates about fascism with an informed and critical understanding of the relationship between past and present.
    3. Analyse primary and secondary historical evidence, scholarship and changing representations of the past.
    4. Examine historical issues by undertaking research according to the methodological and ethical conventions of the discipline.
    5. Construct an evidence-based argument or narrative in audio, digital, oral, visual, or written form.
    6. Reflect critically on the knowledge and skills developed in their study of history.

Entry requirements

Prior study

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


Pre-requisite: 130cp at 1000 level or above OR (20cp in HIST or MHIS or MHIX units at 2000 level)
NCCW (2020 and onwards) MHIS3027 Resisting the Nazis: Fascism and its Opponents

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 Students with an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion who have enrolled in units through OUA will be withdrawn.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 courses

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