Course Code: 5XHF10B23
Start Date: 12/01/2024Day of the Week:
Delivery method: Centre Only
Length in weeks: 10
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm
This courses focuses on a key period of history which was to change the relationship between the ruler and the governed, not only in France but throughout Europe and, in time, the wider world. The contentious origins of the French Revolution will be explored and why the experiment in constitutional monarchy failed leading to the Terror. Napoleon’s rise to power will be explained and the impact of his rule in France and beyond.