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
Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Subject Information
Grading System
Two sessions
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Enrolment restrictions
BA (Honours) students only Not available to students who have previously completed HST-4016
Assumed Knowledge
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
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.