Eur: 1648-1848:From Absolutism to En.

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Eur: 1648-1848:From Absolutism to En.

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    European Studies, History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

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

    A broad survey module which aims to provide students with sufficient competence to understand the course of European history from the period marking the end of the sectarian conflicts of the 16th and early 17th centuries, to the mid 19th century, marked by major political, economic and social transformations.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Display knowledge based competence in regard to topics relating to two centuries of European history.
    2. Demonstrate comprehension of the main political, intellectual, economic and religious developments which mark this period.
    3. Evaluate the historical significance of Europe as itself a concept.
    4. Contextualise selected contemporary documents which relate to key module concepts.
    5. Engage with self-directed learning and develop abilities in regard to the language and approaches of the discipline of History.
    6. Develop critical appreciation of textual/electronic sources of information.