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Europe in the High Middle Ages, 1000–c. 1300

Enrolment code: HTA212/312

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Pick up the story at 1000 when the Vikings have given a kick-start to Europe’s economy and the warrior mentality of the early Middle Ages is giving way to the rising aristocrats. Explore Europe at its widest, as well as the ways in which Europeans influenced and were influenced by the peoples of Byzantium, the Holy Land, and western Asia. Topics include: the rise and influence of the nobility; Christian, Muslim and Jewish interactions; popular and official religious practices; the power of the written word; systems of personal relations; the geographic and economic expansion of Europe; the influence of ideas such as Christendom; differing methodological approaches to history; and modern constructions of the period known as ‘The Middle Ages’.

Staff 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 (40%), tutorial participation (10%), 3-hr exam in Nov (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
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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