Course Description: History

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The first year programme focuses on Twentieth Century American history. In the second year the course examines Modern European History 1870 to 1945, a study of which helps students acquire a more discerning approach to the modern world and a meaningful background to their European citizenship. In year three the module looks at aspects of Irish and English history 1845 to 1939. This is intended to familiarise students with the main political, social and economic developments in Ireland and Britain in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and contribute to their understanding of contemporary society and current problems in these countries.

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Entry Guidelines for the BA Liberal Arts degree course.