- Module code: HI31T
- Module name: India after Indira 1975-2000
- Department: History
- Credit: 30
Module content and teaching
This module will introduce students to key events and movements in India during the last quarter of the twentieth century through the close analysis of different kinds of 'primary sources'.
Principal learning outcomes
Students will discuss the broad themes of contemporary Indian history and their centrality to the broader study of global history, and critically evaluate methodological approaches to the study of contemporary history (personal testimony, literary forms, government documents, personal and institutional archives, video footage).
Timetabled teaching activities
Fifteen two-hour seminars. In addition, further teaching (two one-hour training sessions) will be delivered in the form of two resource training sessions.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|30 CATS (Module code: HI31T-30)|
|B (Examination only)||Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9)||100%|
|Assessed Course Work||50%|
|Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9)||50%|
This module is available on the following courses:
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