Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 60
ECTS credits : 30
Level : SCQF Level 10
Semester: Full Year
Availability restrictions: Available only to students in the second year of the Honours Programme.
This module will cover the reasons for going to war, the experience of the common soldier, the lions vs donkeys debate, the war economy, the home front experience and the efforts at reconstruction. Each topic will be covered over a fortnight, with seminar discussions and analysis of primary source material.
Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take MO3404
Weekly contact: 1 x 3-hour seminar, plus 1 office hour
Scheduled learning hours: 66
Guided independent study hours: 234
As used by St Andrews: 2 x 3-hour Written Examinations = 60%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: New Coursework: 1 x source exercise (2,000 - 2,500 words) and 1 x 4,000- to 5,000-word essay = 100%