Methods of Assessment
All the information about assessment and submission for History students can be found on the Assessment and Submission page.
History Single-Honours Students and First-Year Students from Other Departments
History students will be assessed on:
Essay Plan for your short essay (1000 words- 17% of the total mark)
Short essay based on your essay plan (2000 words-33% of the total mark). Short essay questions are suggested on the module webpage.
Long essay (3000 words on a different topic 50% of the total mark). For the long essay you will write your own question.
For details essay-writing, style-guide, and all things essay related see the Student Handbook 2018-19
Details of submission and feedback dates can be found on your Tabula page.
Visiting Erasmus and Exchange Students
One term visiting students:
1,000 word essay plan (25%) due Wednesday Week 5
3,000 word essay developed from the essay plan (75%) due Wednesday Week 10
Two term visiting students:
1,000 word essay plan (17%) due Wednesday Week 7 of Term 1
2,000 word essay developed from the essay plan (33%) due Wednesday Week 3 of Term 2
2,500 word essay (50%) due Wednesday Week 10 of Term 2