Faculty of Arts
Nazi Germany and its Legacies
An in-depth look into a period of history that has simultaneously fascinated and horrified generations of people around the world. Topics include: the origins of Nazism, Adolf Hitler and the rise of the NSDAP, life in Nazi Germany in peace and war, Hitler's foreign policy, the Second World War, the Holocaust and the myriad legacies of the Third Reich in history and popular culture.
Coordinator(s) Dr Maartje Abbenhuis
Tim Kirk, Nazi Germany, Basingstoke, 2007; C. Leitz (ed.), The Third Reich, The Essential Readings, London, 1999.
Neil Gregor (ed.),Nazism, War and Genocide: New Perspectives on the History of the Third Reich. Exeter University Press, 2008.
Coursework + exam
HISTORY 217: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage I in History, or 15 points at Stage I in History and 15 points from EUROPEAN 100, ASIAN 100, MĀORI 130