History Short Period: The Middle East and North Africa since 1908 (V4122)
15 credits, Level 5
In this module, you examine the key political, social, cultural and economic themes in Middle Eastern and North African history since 1908.
You look at the:
- politics of reformism
- impact of World War One
- rise of pan-Arab nationalism
- impact of World War Two
- foundation of Israel
- end of British and French Empires
- Suez and the politics of pan-Arabism
- rise of political Islam.
100%: Examination (Unseen examination)
Contact hours and workload
We’re currently reviewing contact hours for modules and will update with further information as soon as it is available.
This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
This module is offered on the following courses: