University of Sussex Business School

Rise of the Modern International Order (L2007)

The Rise of the Modern International Order

Module L2007

Module details for 2019/20.

15 credits

FHEQ Level 4

Module learning outcomes

Knowledge of the key themes and problems involved in the study of international history.

Familiarity with key events in the rise of a worldwide international order from the late fifteenth century onwards

Awareness of the central controversies which historians have had over how to interpret these events.

Development of basic transferable skills including: note-taking, summarising texts, and communicating through written means.

Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT1 Week 11 100.00%

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 SemesterSeminar1 hour11111111111
Autumn SemesterLecture1 hour11111111111

How to read the week pattern

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

Dr David Karp

Assess convenor

Mx Emilia Moscardini-Powers

Assess convenor

Dr Andrea Brock


Dr Earl Gammon

Assess convenor

Prof Gurminder Bhambra


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