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HI127 - The Medieval World

  • Module code: HI127
  • Module name: The Medieval World
  • Department: History
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The module is designed to provide a thematic introduction to European history of the later medieval and Renaissance periods, to broaden understanding of the European World core module, and to provide background for the more specialised work of the third year for those in the Renaissance stream. Original documents and electronic resources form integral parts of the module, enabling students to further develop their analytical and IT skills. Second-year students, for whom the module is an option, are expected to cover themes in somewhat greater depth than those in their first year.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of this module students should be able to: demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Medieval World between c.800 and c.1500.have gained a further development of study, writing, and communication skills; assess critically a wide range of secondary material and a selection of primary sources; formulate and test concepts and hypotheses; demonstrate the ability to access and use the wealth of information and resources on the World Wide Web.

Timetabled teaching activities

1 lecture per week, seminars every 2 weeks.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/history/undergraduate/modules/hi127

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: HI127-30)
A1 (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 17%
Assessed Course Work 33%
Assessed Course Work 50%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Undergraduate History (V100) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate History (Part-Time) (Y306) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate History (Part-Time) (Y306) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate History (Part-Time) (Y306) - Year 4
Optional
  • Undergraduate History (V100) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate History, Literature and Cultures of the Americas (V230) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate History, Literature and Cultures of the Americas (V231) - Year 1
  • BA in History and Culture (VR20) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (VR21) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (VR22) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (VR23) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR24) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR24) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR25) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR25) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR26) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR26) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR27) - Year 2
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR27) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History (Part-Time) (Y306) - Year 3