Print, Public Opinion And Enlightenment In 18th-Century Europe HIST5047
- Academic Session: 2014-15
- School: School of Humanities
- Credits: 20
- Level: Level 5 (SCQF level 11)
- Typically Offered: Semester 2
- Available to Visiting Students: Yes
This course focuses on the Enlightenment in a comparative European context. Particular emphasis will be placed on France, Scotland, the Netherlands and German-speaking central Europe, with scope for additional comparisons across Scandinavia and the north-Italian territories. It will concentrate on the period from the publication of Locke's main works, through to the French revolution and its repercussions all over Europe.
Requirements of Entry
Standard entry to Masters at College level.
1 seminar presentation (30%)
1 x 3000-word essay (70%)
Main Assessment In: April/May