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Late Medieval and Renaissance Europe

Enrolment code: HTA202/302

Offered: Hobart: (full-year) ie semesters 1 & 2

Unit description:

On the eve of the Black Death in 1348, Europe was still a backward corner of the world. The following two centuries were an age of war and upheaval, but also of creativity and development. The topics covered include: the Black Death, the Hundred Years War and popular revolt; Renaissance humanism and art; state-building and politics in the age of Machiavelli; the late medieval Church, and the origins of the Reformation.

Staff Prof MJ Bennett, Dr E Freeman For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 25% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lectures weekly, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 History  
Assessment mode 3 essays totalling 7,000 words (45%), tutorial participation (5%), 3-hr exam in Nov (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc tba Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] History
Ancient Civilisations
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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