Undergraduate Course: The Impact of Empire on 19th Century Britain: Economy, State and Society. (ECSH10079)
|School||School of History, Classics and Archaeology
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course examines the impact of the British empire on the British economy, on constitutional debates, and on society in Britain.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| A pass or passes in 40 credits of first level historical courses or equivalent and a pass or passes in 40 credits of second level historical courses or equivalent.
Before enrolling students on this course, Directors are asked to contact the History Honours Admission Secretary to ensure that a place is available (Tel: 503783).
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||Visiting students should usually have at least 3 History courses at Grade B or above (or be predicted to obtain this) for entry to this course. We will only consider University/College level courses.
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| By the end of the course students will have:
- Acquired an understanding of debates surrounding evaluations of the impact of empire at home;
- Engaged critically with relevant historiography;
- Developed skills in using primary source materials relevant to the study of a range of aspects of the experience of empire;
- Developed presentation skills through seminar presentations;
- Further developed skills in researching and writing coherently argued essays and in effectively presenting evidence and analysis.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Esther Breitenbach
Tel: (0131 6)50 4050
|Course secretary||Mrs Caroline Cullen
Tel: (0131 6)50 3781