Unit 1: Early Modern Europe
Unit 2: The Emergence of the Renaissance
Unit 3: The Early Modern State
Unit 4: Religious Revolution and Catholic Reformation
Unit 5: The Age of Religious Wars 1560-1648
Unit 6: The Structure of Early Modern Society
Unit 7: Movement and Communication
Unit 8: The Mid-Century Crisis in Politics and Ideas
Unit 9: State Building and Serfdom
Unit 10: Foundations of the Eighteenth-Century State System and Society
Unit 11: Economic Change, Public Order, and Culture in the Eighteenth Century
Unit 12: The Enlightenment
Unit 13: Europe and the French Revolution
Students will receive all course materials including the textbooks in their course package.
- Rice, Eugene F. and Anthony Grafton. The Foundations of Early Modern Europe,
1460-1559. 2nd Edition. New York: W. W. Norton, 1994.
Type: Textbook, ISBN: 0393963047
- Woloch, Isser. Eighteenth-Century Europe: Tradition and Progress, 1715--1789. New
York: W. W. Norton, 2nd edition 2012.
Type: Textbook, ISBN: 9780393929874
Students will need to source their own copy of the following textbooks:
- Hampson, Norman. The First European Revolution 1776--1815. New York: W. W. Norton,
Type: Textbook, ISBN: 9780393950960
- Kamen, Henry. Early Modern European Society. 1st edition. 2000.
Please be aware that due to COVID-19 safety guidelines all in-person exams have been suspended. As such, all final exams are currently being delivered through ProctorU, which has an approximate fee of $35 involved. There will be more information in your course shell, on how to apply, if your course has a final exam.
In order to successfully complete this course, you must obtain at least 50% on the final
mandatory examination and 50 % overall. It is strongly recommended that students complete all
assignments in order to achieve the learning objectives of the course. The total mark will be
determined on the following basis:
|Final exam *