Reformation to Revolution: Europe and the World, 1500-1800

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Reformation to Revolution: Europe and the World, 1500-1800

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study


  • 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

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: HST4201
    Prerequisite: None

    The period 1500-1800, covering from the Reformation to the American and French Revolutions, is of formative
    importance in the origins of the modern world. Key topics include Reformation and Counter-Reformation, the
    early modern state, gender and family, literacy and print, Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment and the
    advent of the age of revolution. Particular emphasis will be placed on the global expansion of Europe
    (including England), and the impact this had not only on the rest of the world but also on Europe itself.

    Assessment: 50.0% Coursework, 50.0% Examination
    Level: 4

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