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Department of History

H443 Reform, Resistance and Revolution: the Ottoman Empire 1876-1909 (II)

Course Code:
154800198
Unit value:
1
Taught in:
Full Year
This involves the writing of a 10,000 word essay, which has to be based on primary sources. There is no written examination. Except in the case of Independent Study Projects (ISPs), they must be taken in conjunction with the corresponding Advanced-level course; the two units together constitute a Special Subject.

Prerequisites

To be taken with Reform, Resistance & Revolution: the Ottoman Empire, 1876-1909 (I)

Objectives and learning outcomes of the course

The course aims to provide an appraisal of a critical period in the formation of the modern Middle East. At the end of the course, students should foster an understanding of the advantages and disadvantages inherent to working with different type of primary historical sources. 

Method of assessment

100% Coursework.