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Assessment and Contact Hours


For the 2019/20 academic year, the assessment for second-year 30 CATS modern option modules is as follows:

Second Year Modern options

  • 1 x 1500 word Essay (10%) Deadline: TERM 1, Week 7
  • 1 x 3000 word Essay (40%) Deadline: TERM 2, Week 8
  • 2 hour Exam (40%) Deadline: TERM 3 Weeks 4-9
  • Oral Participation/engagement (10%)

All deadlines for History undergraduate modules will be on a Wednesday at 12 noon.

For full details of examination and assessment, please see


Contact Hours

Student contact hours for this second-year 30 CATS option module are as follows:

  • Module duration: Twenty-three weeks
  • Lectures: Twenty one-hour lectures
  • Seminars: Twenty one-hour seminars and one one-hour revision seminars
  • Tutorials: Four hours of feedback and essay preparation
  • Total: Forty-five hours