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HI390 - The World of the Tavern in Early Modern Europe

  • Module code: HI390
  • Module name: The World of the Tavern in Early Modern Europe
  • Department: History
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module the student should be able to: demonstrate enhanced study, writing and communication skills; identify key processes and debates in early modern history; understand the multifunctional role of early modern public houses; examine relevant issues in a range of European case studies; engage with works from neighbouring disciplines; display greater expertise in making individual and group presentations; write an informative book review; develop an individual long essay topic, compile an appropriate bibliography; critically evaluate a range of primary and / or secondary sources in comparative perspective.

Timetabled teaching activities

Weekly meetings usually take the form of seminars, with some introductory lectures.

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: HI390-30)
D (Assessed/examined work) Assignment 1: Oral participation 10%
  Assignment 2: Book review 10%
  Public House Project (thematic essay or applie study) 40%
  Assignment 4: 1 x 2 hour exam 40%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessment (visiting/exchange students) NOT IN USE 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate History (V100) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History (with Year Abroad) (V101) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate History and Sociology (VL13) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History and Sociology (with Year Abroad) (VL14) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate History and Politics (VM11) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History and Politics (with Year Abroad) (VM12) - Year 4
  • BA in History and Culture (VR20) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (VR21) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (VR22) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (VR23) - Year 3
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR24) - Year 4
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR25) - Year 4
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR26) - Year 4
  • BA in History and Culture (with Year Abroad) (VR27) - Year 4