Australian Military History: An Introduction - ZHSS8225

Faculty: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

School: School of Humanities and Social Sciences @ UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Course Outline: ZHSS8225 Course Outline

Campus: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Career: Postgraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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This course offers an introduction to the role and impact of war upon the development of Australia. It deals with settler-indigenous conflict, the world two wars, the post-1945 conflicts in our region, developments in defence policy in periods of peace, and commitments in a variety of theatres since the early 1990s.

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