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HSTY2711: Revolutionary Europe 1780-1920

This unit explores the transformation of Europe from the late eighteenth century. We will examine changes in social structures and culture, urban and rural life, the emergence of new forms of ideology and politics, as well as epoch-making events such as the French Revolution and the Russian Revolution.

Code HSTY2711
Academic unit History
Credit points 6
12 credit points at 1000 level in History

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. acquire a body of knowledge about the history of revolutionary Europe in the period 1780-1920
  • LO2. identify, access, organise and communicate knowledge in both written and spoken English
  • LO3. appreciate the requirements and characteristics of scholarship and research
  • LO4. hone your critical judgment
  • LO5. advance your ability to account for judgments
  • LO6. exercise a problem-solving approach
  • LO7. practice rigorous and independent thinking
  • LO8. enhance your ability to use information technology for professional and personal development.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.