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University of Malta

Faculty of Arts

History (Joint Area)

(for courses commencing October 2012)

YEAR ONE

In addition to the compulsory study-units, students are required to choose study-units to the value of 2 ECTS credits from the elective study-units on offer during the year.

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST1013 Malta and the Mediterranean in Modern Times 10 ECTS




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST1010 Medieval Europe 1 6 ECTS
HST1011 Structure and Change in Malta's Economic History 4 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

HST1022 The Order of St John 1530-1798: A Cultural History Approach 2 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST1014 Western Europe in Modern and Contemporary Times: Cultural and Political Development 4 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

HST1018 Introduction to Historical Demography 2 ECTS
HST1020 Aspects of the Parish in 18th-Century Malta 2 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 2:
26 credits in History
26 credits in the other area
8 credits in optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 credits

YEAR TWO

In addition to the compulsory study-units, students are required to choose study-units to the value of 10 ECTS credits from the elective study-units on offer during the year.

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST2003 The Renaissance and Reformation 6 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

HST2010 Social History of Modern Europe 6 ECTS
HST2015 Tracing Family History: Archival Depositories, Digital Resources and Genealogical Research 4 ECTS
HST3006 Public Memory and Oral History 4 ECTS
HST3021 European Historiography 2 ECTS
HST3030 Venice in Early Modern Times 4 ECTS
HST3031 Medieval Regions 6 ECTS
HST3109 International Relations Between the World Wars 2 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST2009 Medieval Malta 6 ECTS
HST3018 Hospitaller Malta 4 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

HST2012 Reason and Enlightenment in Europe 1650-1789 4 ECTS
HST2025 The European Union: Historical Considerations 4 ECTS
HST2028 A History of European and World Populations 4 ECTS
HST3010 Contemporary International Relations for Historians 6 ECTS
HST3040 Social Welfare and Public Health in Mediterranean Europe 1700-1900 6 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 3:
26 credits in History
26 credits in the other area
8 credits in optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 credits

YEAR THREE

In addition to the compulsory study-units, students are required to choose study-units to the value of 4 ECTS credits from the elective study-units on offer during the year.

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST3011 European Industrialisation and Mediterranean Underdevelopment 6 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

HST2004 Russia from Kievan Rus to Cold War 4 ECTS
HST2008 Maltese Political Factions, Parties and Movements 1798-1950 4 ECTS
HST2014 A History of the Family and Sexual Behaviour 4 ECTS
HST2037 The Christianity Debate: Disjuncture and Continuity in Medieval Malta 2 ECTS
HST2040 Medieval Europe 2 6 ECTS
HST2113 Venice, the Order of St. John and Malta 2 ECTS
HST3015 Late Medieval Mediterranean History 6 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HST2005 Contemporary Mediterranean History 6 ECTS
HST3097 Synoptic Study-Unit: Maltese and Mediterranean History 6 ECTS (NC)
HST3098 Synoptic Study-Unit (European and International History) 6 ECTS (NC)

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

HST2006 Malta Before and After Independence: Aspects of Maltese Social and Political History 4 ECTS
HST2027 Introduction to Historical Demographic Theories 4 ECTS
HST2029 Global history (c.1492 - c.1870) 4 ECTS
HST2030 Demographic and Urban Growth in the Mediterranean from the Late Middle Ages to Modern Times 4 ECTS
HST2038 Politics, Society and Culture in Medieval Italy 4 ECTS
HST3002 Aspects of Seventeenth Century Europe 4 ECTS
HST3014 Transition from Feudalism to Capitalism: Late Medieval to Early Modern Economic History 4 ECTS
HST3019 History of Political Thought 2 ECTS




Requirement for successful completion of Year 3: 60 credits, of which:
28 credits in History
28 credits in the other area
4 credits in optional study-units

Requirement for award of B.A. in History and in another main area of study: 180 credits, of which:
80 credits in History
80 credits in another area
20 credits in optional study-units

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2004 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) under the auspices of the Faculty of Arts.
 
Last Updated: 10 July 2014
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.
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