NQF credits: 30 at HEQSF level 7
Third year, first and second semester course
Convener: Professor A Mager
Entrance requirements: Registration for HST3038F
Course outline: The research project constitutes the capping requirement for the major in Economic History. It comprises a historiographical essay and an empirical case study. Working under close supervision, students undertake primary research in a particular area of economic history, engage with the relevant literature and produce a well-structured research document along the lines of a journal article.
Lecture times: To be announced
DP requirements: 100% of required coursework; course evaluation is to be completed.
Assessment: Course work counts for 40% of the final mark and a final project counts for 60%.