European History 3: Total War and Society in the Twentieth Century


The aim of this module is to provide students with a synthesis of European History in the twentieth century, focusing on changing ideologies and war and their impacts on society.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Assess the principal developments in European history in the twentieth century.

  2. Discuss the role of theory and ideology in modern conflicts.

  3. Evaluate topics such as nationalism, communism and fascism, as they impact upon historical experience.

  4. Combine critical balance and factual accuracy in assessment of primary sources and secondary literature

% Coursework 30%
% Final Exam 70%