Issues, Ideologies And Institutions Of Modern Scotland HIST5012

  • Academic Session: 2014-15
  • School: School of Humanities
  • Credits: 20
  • Level: Level 5 (SCQF level 11)
  • Typically Offered: Semester 1
  • Available to Visiting Students: Yes

Course Aims

This module aims to introduce students in an interdisciplinary way to key themes, ideological traditions and institutional settings in the history of Scottish political culture - broadly defined - since the Union of 1707. Students will encounter various different approaches to political culture, including those of history, political science, literary studies and the law.

Timetable

ten 2-hours seminars

Course Aims

This module aims to introduce students in an interdisciplinary way to key themes, ideological traditions and institutional settings in the history of Scottish political culture - broadly defined - since the Union of 1707. Students will encounter various different approaches to political culture, including those of history, political science, literary studies and the law.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

By the end of this module students should be able

to demonstrate a knowledge of the key issues, ideologies and institutions of modern Scottish history and politics

to demonstrate an awareness of interdisciplinary approaches to the study of politics, institutions and their wider hinterlands in both elite and popular culture.