645214 SE Austrian History

winter semester 2020/2021 | Last update: 07.12.2020 Place course on memo list
SE Austrian History
SE 2
each semester

Expansion and consolidation of specific knowledge in the field of Austrian history, taking into account current tendencies and controversies of research. The students will be able to develop a scientific question, to research for that problem and to present it. They are able to discuss critical arguments and to compose a standard text on the chosen subject.

The seminar will discuss the long 18th century as a presumable ‘Austrian century’. Not only the successful Habsburg expansions on the Balkans but as well the restructuration of government, the idea of state characterize this period

theme centered inputs and reading, discussions and oral presentations.

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law regulations".

Active participation, reading, presentation, written final paper

Continuous assessment (based on written and oral contributions by participants).

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