Queen’s University Belfast History Degree
Modules (Level 1)
History Modules. Modules at Level 1 offer a systematic introduction to the discipline of History, partly by sampling some of the many different approaches that historians take in studying the past, and partly by an exploration of some of the major questions of theory and method with which they are concerned.
- Introduction to the Discipline of History
Modules (Level 2)
- The American South 1865-1980
This course will examine the causes and repercussions of the Peasants? Revolt of 1381. This was a significant uprising by the peasantry (and others) within medieval England, though its roots and consequences are the subject of much debate. The fourteenth century as a whole was a period of much social and economic upheaval, dominated by famine, plague, war and heresy. Students will explore the Peasants? Revolt by situating it within the wider contexts of medieval society, such as lord-peasant relations, the Black Death, the decline of serfdom, the Hundred Years War, the growing repression of th…more
This module content includes: exploration of the cultural world of ordinary people in early modern Europe; the forms of popular culture; the relationship between elite and popular culture; the methodology historians have developed in order to study popular culture.
|Exams||Grades / Points||Detailed entry requirements|
|A Level||ABB||A-level General Studies and Critical Thinking are normally excluded from offers. However, the grade achieved may be taken into account when results are published in August and may be used in a tie-break situation.|
|SQA Higher||ABBBB||Separate targets are shown for Scottish Highers and Advanced Highers but offers are normally made on the basis of a combination of the two.|
|SQA Advanced Higher||ABB||Separate targets are shown for Scottish Highers and Advanced Highers but offers are normally made on the basis of a combination of the two.|
Queen’s University Belfast
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