Economic & Social History 3: Studies in Economic and Social History ESH3003
- Academic Session: 2019-20
- School: School of Social and Political Sciences
- Credits: 20
- Level: Level 3 (SCQF level 9)
- Typically Offered: Either Semester 1 or Semester 2
- Available to Visiting Students: No
- Available to Erasmus Students: No
Part of a suite of three courses aimed primarily at students taking the non-Honours MA
in Social Sciences.
To be arranged.
Requirements of Entry
40 credits of Level 2 Economic & Social History.
ESH3001 Research Methods in Economic and Social History A
ESH3002 Research Methods in Economic and Social History B
One 2,000 to 3,000-word essay
To provide intensive training through lectures and seminars on a general topic in Economic and Social History related to the project group in Research Methods in Economic and Social History A and B.
To develop transferable and other skills associated with the University's Employability strategy.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
Upon completion of this course students will be able to:
■ show ability to read and analyse a moderate number of historical texts, both primary and secondary
■ demonstrate some awareness of continuity and change in a specific historical area
■ illustrate an historiographical controversy and evaluate historical argumentation
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
To attend at least 70% of seminars.
To submit formative and summative coursework by due deadlines.
Minimum standard of G.