Courses & Units

Age of Revolution and Empire: Britain and France HTA267

Introduction

The late eighteenth century saw the beginning of revolutionary political, economic and cultural change that marked the emergence of modern nation states and cultures. France was site of the first modern political and social revolution, and came to dominate Europe under the leadership of Napoleon. Britain was transformed by war, industrial revolution and the development of a global empire. This unit takes a comparative history approach to studying key aspects of the emergence of Britain and France as modern imperial powers.

Summary

Unit name Age of Revolution and Empire: Britain and France
Unit code HTA267
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics
Teaching staff

Dr Anthony Page, Dr Gavin Daly

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 090305

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Requisites

Prerequisites

25 points at Introductory level in any discipline in any faculty

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-campus Hobart:  2 x 1-hr lectures weekly, 1x 1 hr tutorial fortnightly.

On-campus Launceston:  2 x 1-hr lectures weekly via MyLO, 1x1 hr tutorial fortnightly via videolink

Assessment

2,500-word essay (40%), 500-word essay (10%), participation (10%), 2-hr exam (40%).

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Textbooks

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