HST401 History Dissertation (32)


This subject requires research in primary sources on an approved topic and the submission of a dissertation of 15000 words.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
DistanceWagga Wagga Campus
Session 2
DistanceWagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: HST401
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
Two sessionsHONSSchool of Humanities and Social Sciences

Enrolment restrictions

BA (Honours) students only Not available to students who have previously completed HST-4016

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
- be able to undertake detailed research in primary sources and presented the findings of that research
- be able to demonstrate the ability to deploy higher level analytical skills
- be able to demonstrate a familiarity with the literature and issues of the chosen research field


The subject will cover the following topics:
Dependent on field chosen


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.