Today, Europe is a region faced with growing challenges that threaten to undermine its economic and political achievements since the Second World War. This unit surveys European history after 1945, from post-war reconstruction, decolonisation, and the Cold War to recent debates over social justice, immigration, terrorism, and the European Union.
2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
Tutorial participation (10%), 1x1500wd Take home exercise (35%), 1x2000wd Research essay (40%), 1x1000wd Essay draft (15%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in the History majorProhibitions
HSTY2605: Contemporary Europe