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1297.0 - Australian Standard Research Classification (ASRC), 1998  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 28/08/1998   
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Classification Structure - Division 430000 - History and Archaeology


DisciplineSubject
      Description

430100
      Historical Studies
430101
      History: Australian
430102
      History: Asian
430103
      History: Pacific
430104
      History: North American
430105
      History: Latin American
430106
      History: African
430107
      History: British
430108
      History: European
430109
      History: Middle Eastern
430110
      History: Classical Greek and Roman
430111
      History: Other
430112
      Biography
430199
      Historical Studies not elsewhere classified
430200
      Archaeology and Prehistory
430201
      Archaeology of Hunter-Gatherer Societies (incl. Pleistocene Archaeology)
430202
      Archaeology of Agricultural and Pastoral Societies
430203
      Archaeology of Complex Societies: Europe, the Mediterranean and the Levant
430204
      Archaeology of Complex Societies: Asia, Africa, Oceania and the Americas
430205
      Historical Archaeology (incl. Industrial Archaeology)
430206
      Maritime Archaeology
430207
      Archaeological Science
430299
      Archaeology and Prehistory not elsewhere classified
439900
      Other History and Archaeology
439999
      Other History and Archaeology

Definitions

Division 430000 covers History and Archaeology. This division has three disciplines:

    430100 - Historical Studies
    430200 - Archaeology and Prehistory
    439900 - Other History and Archaeology

Discipline 430100 - Historical Studies

This discipline covers the study of history and biography. This discipline has thirteen subjects:

    430101 - History: Australian
    430102 - History: Asian
    430103 - History: Pacific
    430104 - History: North American
    430105 - History: Latin American
    430106 - History: African
    430107 - History: British
    430108 - History: European
    430109 - History: Middle Eastern
    430110 - History: Classical Greek and Roman
    430111 - History: Other
    430112 - Biography
    430199 - Historical Studies not elsewhere classified

    Exclusions:


      (a) The history of education is included in Discipline 330100 Education Studies;

      (b) the history of science and medicine is included in Discipline 370600 History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine;

      (c) the history of law and justice is included in Discipline 399900 Other Law, Justice and Law Enforcement; and

      (d) historical archaeology is included in Discipline 430200 Archaeology and Prehistory.

Discipline 430200 - Archaeology and Prehistory

This discipline covers archaeology and prehistory. This discipline has eight subjects:

    430201 - Archaeology of Hunter-Gatherer Societies (incl. Pleistocene Archaeology)
    430202 - Archaeology of Agricultural and Pastoral Societies
    430203 - Archaeology of Complex Societies: Europe, the Mediterranean and the Levant
    430204 - Archaeology of Complex Societies: Asia, Africa, Oceania and the Americas
    430205 - Historical Archaeology (incl. Industrial Archaeology)
    430206 - Maritime Archaeology
    430207 - Archaeological Science
    430299 - Archaeology and Prehistory not elsewhere classified

Discipline 439900 - Other History and Archaeology

This discipline covers history and archaeology not elsewhere classified. It has the one subject:

    439999 - Other History and Archaeology





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