University of Exeter History Modules

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University of Exeter History Modules

History level 1 undergraduate modules

These History modules were available to undergraduate students during the current and previous academic years. While they are representative of the choices which will be available to you during your degree, you should note that modules may change depending on the research interests of staff.

Level 1 modules

Core modules

Approaches to History15
Making History15

Sources and skills modules

‘War without Hate’: The North African Campaign, 1940-194315
A History of Children and Childhood in Modern Europe15
Being Poor in England in the Long Eighteenth Century15
Britain, America, and the Global Order, 1846-194615
British Naval Power in the Age of Nelson15
Colonial Violence: From ‘Pacification’ to Counter-Insurgency15
Early Modern Venice: Representations and Myths15
Enterprising Britain; Culture and Commerce in the 19th Century15
Everyday Experiences of the English Civil War15
Free Nelson Mandela: The Anti-Apartheid Struggle in South Africa and Beyond15
From Bound Feet to ‘Half the Sky’: Women and Modern China15
From Wigan Pier to Piccadilly: Britain Between The Wars15
Global Medicine: Historical Sources and Problems15
India before the British – The Mughal Empire and its Rivals, 1526-185715
Ladies of the Night: Prostitution in the Victorian World15
Losing an Empire, Finding a Role: Britain Since 194515
Magic and Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe15
Race and Immigration in Britain Since World War II15
Reforging the Union: The Reconstruction Era in American History, 1865-187715
Renaissance Florence 1350-155015
Restoration London: Plague, Fire and History15
Serfdom in Late Medieval England15
Spain and the New World15
The Age of Superman: The Masculine Ideal under Fascism and Socialism 1932-4515
The Body in Eighteenth-Century Britain15
The First Crusade15
The First Day of the Somme15
The Good War? the United States in World War II15
The Habsburg Monarchy of Austria-Hungary 1867-191815
The Norman Conquest15
The Opium War: Britain and the Birth of Modern China, 1839-184215
The Rise and Demise of the Raj: India, 1857-194715
The Strange Death of Liberal England, 1900-194515
The Supernatural in Early Modern England15
The Two Island Empires: Anglo-Japanese Encounters 1600-200015
The Viking Phenomenon15
Vichy France 1940-194415
Violent Justice, Legal Reform and Revolutionary Terror: Law in Eighteenth-Century France15

Understanding modules

Understanding the Medieval and Early-Modern World30
Understanding the Modern World30

No group specified

A History of Epidemics from the Plague to Zika15
Experiencing Empire: Britain and the World, 1500-180015

Level 2 modules

Core modules

Doing History: Perspectives on Sources30
Uses of the Past30