France was a political, cultural, and economic powerhouse. We examine the growth of French influence under the Renaissance kings; the kingdom's fracture in a series of religious wars; the age of Louis XIV and the Enlightenment; and the Revolution. Along the way we meet philosophers, scientists, and artists, and we see France spread its power across the globe.
2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
Tutorial Participation (10%), 1x2000wd Essay (40%), 1x500wd Essay Outline (10%), 1x500wd Bibliography (10%), 1x1500wd Short Prose Assessment (30%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in the History major