645107 UE Sources and Studies in Modern Times: English Constitutional and Political History under the Tudors and Stuarts (1485-1714)

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645107
UE Sources and Studies in Modern Times: English Constitutional and Political History under the Tudors and Stuarts (1485-1714)
UE 1
2,5
weekly
each semester
German

Acquisition of competences and a critical attitude in dealing with historical sources and accounts of modern history as well as the ability to present the attained knowledge in oral and written form.

On the basis of selected sources and literature, this course conveys insights into key themes and research debates of English constitutional and political history from the late fifteenth to the early eighteenth centuries.

Reading, analysis and discussion of sources and secondary literature; group work; short presentations by students.

Regular and active participation; short presentation; exam at the end of term.

Newton Key / Robert Bucholz (Eds.), Sources and Debates in English History 1485-1714, 2nd Ed., Chichester et al. 2009.

Online registration necessary! Willingness to read English texts is expected. Before attending this course it is recommended to complete the VO Basic Knowledge of Modern History.

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