HST3039H    Economic History Research Paper

30 NQF credits at HEQSF level 7

Convener: Dr M Mulaudzi

Course entry 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: TBA

DP requirements: 100% of required coursework and course evaluation.

Assessment: Course work counts for 40% of the final mark and a final project counts for 60%.