Jerusalem during the first Crusade. Paris the year Louis XIV took the throne. The birth of the ghetto in Venice. In this unit you study a significant episode in medieval or early modern history in a semester-long seminar with an expert in the field. You'll develop skills in assessing evidence and understanding events and issues in context.
1x2hr seminar/week, 1x1hr lecture/week
1x2500wd Essay (45%), 1x500wd Essay plan (10%), 1x500wd Essay proposal (10%), 1x1000wd Source-based assessment (20%), Participation (15%)