Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Postcolonial Europe?

Module L3118A

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Demonstrate detailed knowledge and understanding of different sociological perspectives on global social inequalities and consider their relative merits

Critically evaluate the narration of European history, law and public institutions, as well as the making of collective self-representations in a global context

Apply the contributions of different strands of postcolonial thought to a variety of country case studies across and beyond Europe

Analyse and structure material from recent academic research, public debates, and, where relevant, personal experience, to illustrate the conceptual approaches covered in the module

Conduct independent research and critically appraise diverse sources of knowledge

Make appropriate use of empirical data and theoretical work to produce coherent and detailed written work for academic and non-academic audiences

Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT1 Week 8 20.00%
EssayA1 Week 1 80.00%

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.


Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Autumn SemesterLecture1 hour11111011111
Autumn SemesterSeminar2 hours11111011111

How to read the week pattern

The numbers indicate the weeks of the term and how many events take place each week.

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