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History Roadshow – online lectures for VCE students

October 18 @ 10:00 am - October 25 @ 2:00 pm

Free

History Roadshow

What is the History Roadshow?

The History Roadshow is a free program of presentations tailored to regional Victorian students of History in Years 11 and 12. The program aims to provide VCE students with rich curriculum-related opportunities to engage with specialist academic and professional historians.

2021

This year the History Roadshow is fully online, with bookings available from early September for recorded lectures, and live Q&A for 3&4 subjects in October.

METRO BOOKINGS HERE: www.historycouncilvic.org.au/2021_history_roadshow_metro 

Live Q&A Calendar (bookings below)

Monday 18 Oct 10:00 Peter McPhee Revolutions France – Causes
12:00 Richard Broome Australian: The reshaping of Port Phillip District / Victoria
14:00 Rebecca Cairns Revolutions China – Causes
Tuesday 19 Oct 10:00 Peter McPhee Revolutions France – Consequences
12:00 Sean Scalmer Australian: Voices for change 1965 – 2000
14:00 Geraldine Carrodus Australian: Crises that tested the nation 1929 – 1945
Wednesday 20 Oct 10:00 Graeme Davison Australian: Making a people and a nation
12:00 Rebecca Cairns Revolutions China – Consequences
Monday 25 Oct 10:00 Mark Edele Revolutions Russia – Consequences
12:00 Tim Parkin Ancient History
14:00 Julie Fedor Revolutions Russia – Causes

REGIONAL BOOKINGS

Australian History (Book here)

Transformations: Colonial society to nation

Area of Study 1:   The reshaping of Port Phillip District / Victoria, 1834 – 1860 with Professor Richard Broome

Area of Study 2:   Making a people and a nation 1890 – 1920 with Professor Graeme Davison

Transformations: Old certainties and new visions

Area of Study 1:   Crises that tested the nation 1929 – 1945 with Geraldine Carrodus

Area of Study 2:   Voices for change 1965 – 2000 with Professor Sean Scalmer

Revolutions – The French Revolution of 1789 (Book here)

Area of Study 1:   Causes of revolution with Professor Peter McPhee

Area of Study 2:   Consequences of revolution with Professor Peter McPhee

Revolutions – The Russian Revolution of October 1917 (Book here)

Area of Study 1:   Causes of revolution with Dr Julie Fedor

Area of Study 2:   Consequences of revolution with Professor Mark Edele

Revolutions – China (Book here)

Area of Study 1:   Causes of revolution with Dr Rebecca Cairns

Area of Study 2:   Consequences of revolution with Dr Rebecca Cairns

Ancient History Units 3&4 (Book here)

Living in an Ancient Society with Professor Tim Parkin

Ancient History Units 1&2 (Book here)

Ancient Mesopotamia: Development of Writing with Associate Professor Andrew Jamieson

Ancient Mesopotamia: Rise of the Assyrian Empire with Associate Professor Andrew Jamieson

Ancient Egypt: Narmer Palette with Associate Professor Andrew Jamieson

Ancient Egypt: Deir el-Bahri with Associate Professor Andrew Jamieson

Global Empires (Book here)

Unit 2: Empires at Work with Dr Richard Trembath

 

Click HERE for background information about this long-running and successful program.

Dr Rhiannon Evans presents on Ancient Rome

Dr Rhiannon Evans from La Trobe University presenting on Ancient Rome
to students gathered at the Christian College in Geelong, September 2017.

Details

Start:
October 18 @ 10:00 am
End:
October 25 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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