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HI4101 Communication in History

SCOTCAT credits:15
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 10
Availability restrictions:Available only to students in the second year of the Honours programme.
Planned timetable:To be arranged.

This module is a part of 'Communication and Teaching in Arts and Humanities' in which students gain substantial experience of a working environment. This component offers the opportunity to further develop an area of interest in communicating themes in History to contemporary contexts. It is available only to participants in the placement module. Students will normally take this module in Semester 1 but, with the permission of the Director of Teaching, it may be taken in Semester 2.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


With permission, this is an optional module (taken with ID4002) for History, Single Honours Mediaeval History, Middle East Studies, Modern History, Scottish History

UG Co-requisite(s):Usually ID4002

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:Fortnightly tutorials.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 6
  • Guided independent study: 144

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 0%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 100%
UG As used by St Andrews:Coursework = 100%
UG Re-assessment:4,000-word essay (it can be on the same general subject as the original project, but not addressing the same question)


Module coordinator:Dr S Tyre
Module teaching staff: