Charity L. Urbanski
Examines special topics in ancient/medieval history.
Introductory survey of Tudor England from the accession of Henry VII in 1485 to the death of Elizabeth I in 1603. Topics include the political and personal history of Tudors, the Protestant Reformation, the English Renaissance, exploration and trade, and aspects of popular culture including the witch-hunting craze.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Lecture and discussion of primary sources.
Class assignments and grading
Two 5 page papers, a midterm, and a final exam.
Grading and assignments will be described in the syllabus.