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This course will examine key issues and events in Russian history during the period 1801-1914. The following themes will be central: Autocracy, opposition and alternatives; International affairs, military might and great-power status; Social problems and the inter-relation of sections of Russian society; Economic problems such as modernisation, industrialisation, finance, communications etc; and Problems of a vast contiguous Empire, containing many non-Russian groups, religions and cultures, in an age of imperial competition.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
For level 4 the assessment will be 50% essay 4500 words; 20% annotated bibliography 1500 words; 20% primary source exercise 1500 words; 10% historiographical review 1000 words This course may not be included in a graduating curriculum with HI303T/HI353T [the equivalent level 3 course].
There are no assessments for this course.