Event Studies


This module will expand learners' critical analyse and evaluation of the concepts which are used to understand the origin, purpose, meanings and development of events from a range of critical perspectives.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Critically analyse the contribution of anthropology, sociology, philosophy, religious studies and psychology to event studies.

  2. Evaluate the contribution of economics, management, political science, law, history, human geography and future studies to event studies.

  3. Evaluate the legacy and impacts of events in social, economic, environmental, political, cultural, technological and other terms.

% Coursework 40%
% Final Exam 60%