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A Violent Century

Undergraduate | LTU-HIS2001 | 2024

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21 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
29 July 2024

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A Violent Century

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Identify different systems and modes of violence and analyse their historical significance.
    2. Apply conceptual understanding of violent global historical events in the twentieth century.
    3. Examine the historical and ethical issues raised by the study of violent events when undertaking research employing the methodological and ethical conventions of the History discipline.
    4. Analyse historical evidence, scholarship and changing representations of violence in the past to construct complex and evidence-based arguments
    5. Construct an evidence-based argument or narrative about histories of violence in the twentieth century.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points at Level one.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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