Families and War
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- 24 Jul 2023
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On completion of this subject, you will be able to:
- Access and use online military service records.
- Read and analyse wartime letters and diaries.
- Understand individual lives within the wider history of war, particularly in relation to Australia and Britain and the First World War.
- Research and write a biographical report of a person’s wartime service or experience.
- Refer to Mylo for study topics
No eligibility requirements
No additional requirements
Do you have a family ancestor who served as a soldier or nurse in the First World War? Do you have an old family war diary or set of letters in the proverbial attic? Building upon the skills in the Foundation-level Family History subjects, Families and War introduces you to researching online military records, and to contextualising diverse experiences of war. The focus is on Australia and Britain during the First World War.
- Five Online Quizzes (50%)
- Biography of a First World War Soldier, Sailor, Nurse or Other Member of the Defence Forces (50%)
Current study term: 23 Jul 23 to 01 Oct 23
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