Weekly study3 hours
HASS1000.2: Places: What Does Place Mean To Us?
Learn about the history and learning principles of the humanities.
This is the second three-week course in the 12-week HASS1000 program. This program provides innovative research skills in humanities disciplines, informed by traditional and new perspectives. It fosters a learning environment that enables you to develop skills in problem solving, making convincing arguments, and intercultural awareness.
At the conclusion of this program, you will have developed written, oral and digital research and communication skills that are vital for success in the BA and a range of potential career paths.
Please see the HASS1000: BA Futures course handbook for more detail.
Learning on this course
You can take this self-guided course and learn at your own pace. On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone interested in the humanities, or answering questions about being human. You need to have completed HASSS1000.1: What Does It Mean to Be Human? An Introduction to the Humanities.
Who developed the course?
The University of Newcastle is a world-class university distinguished by a commitment to equity and excellence. Ranked in Australia’s Top 10 universities, and 197th in the world (QS rankings, 2021).
World rankingTop 200Source: QS World University Rankings 2021