Seminar : the contemporary period

lhist1394  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Seminar : the contemporary period
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
8 credits
22.5 h
Q1
Teacher(s)
Language
French
Prerequisites
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The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
This seminar is designed as a preparation for the corresponding master's seminar. During the group working sessions, based on preliminary personal work, each participant presents his analysis of an aspect of the chosen theme, paying particular attention to the heuristic and critical aspects. The procedures and stages of the treatment, as well as the global synthesis and conclusions, are brought out together.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 By the end of this seminar, the student should be capable of putting the historian's procedure into practice in the context of the documentary and critical study of a precise question in contemporary history.
 
Content
Putting the historian's procedure into practice through a documentary and critical study of questions bearing on a precise theme. The contents vary from year to year in function of the point of concentration chosen for collective research (XIXth and XXth centuries).
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Evaluation based on an oral presentation and written reports.
Other information
Support : student notes
Teaching staff : the professor or, should need arise, assistants designated by the Department.
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Bachelor in History

Minor in History