Approaches to Economic and Social History

This information is for the 2013/14 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Oliver Volckart CMK.C215 and Prof Mary Morgan CMK.C222


This course is compulsory on the MPhil/PhD in Economic History. This course is not available as an outside option.
This course is restricted to 1st year MPhil students in the Department of Economic History, for whom attendance is compulsory.

Course content

Approaches to Economic and Social History


10 hours of seminars in the MT. 10 hours of seminars in the LT.

Indicative reading



Assessment is by two pieces of written work, each approximately 1,500 words, on nominated topics to be submitted by the end of the Lent Term.

Key facts

Department: Economic History

Total students 2012/13: Unavailable

Average class size 2012/13: Unavailable

Value: Non-assessed

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Team working
  • Problem solving
  • Application of information skills
  • Communication
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills