Irish and European History, 400-1200


On completion of this course learners should have a fundamental knowledge of the principal episodes of Irish and European history from 400-1200.

Learning Outcomes

  1. demonstrate an understanding of the themes and the narrative structure of Irish Medieval history up to 1200.

  2. comprehend and articulate the relationship between Early Medieval history and the broader heritage industry

  3. express an awareness of the interdisciplinary relationships between early medieval history and cognate disciplines (e.g. archaeology and historical geography)

  4. discuss and position key events in Irish History between 400-1200 within an appropriate international context.

% Coursework 40%
% Final Exam 60%