Monarchy - a Royal History of London

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Monarchy - a Royal History of London

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    British Studies, History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course examines London as the historical setting for monarchy and national ceremonies. As such the course
    considers Royalty's central place in British life and how its purpose and function have changed over the centuries. It
    also investigates Royalty's influence on British history and society and its impact on government, culture and science.
    Finally the course will consider how the monarchy has adapted ? and continues to adapt ? to changing times and how
    critics react to it.
    Assessment: Presentation (40%) ; Case Study (60%).
    *All transcripts are issued in UK credits.

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