Women And Feminist Movements In Europe C 1789 - 1945 HIST4177

  • Academic Session: 2014-15
  • School: School of Humanities
  • Credits: 60
  • Level: Level 4 (SCQF level 10)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No

Short Description

This course is an examination of the history of feminism as an idea and a movement, the preconditions for its emergence, the circumstances in which feminists formulated their ideas and their actions, and the changing ways in which women challenged ideologies, systems and institutions which excluded or subordinated them.


This course is taught twice weekly as scheduled in MyCampus

Requirements of Entry

Successful completion of third year honours

Excluded Courses



Two termly essays: 10% each; Two termly presentations: 6% each; Seminar contribution: 4% in each semester;  Examination: 60%

Main Assessment In: April/May