6931018 European History

Numbering Code U-LET26 36931 LJ36 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type special lecture
Target Year Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period Tue.5
Instructor name KANAZAWA SHUUSAKU (Graduate School of Letters Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course This lecture aims to explain the early modern maritime history with special reference to England / Great Britain.
Course Goals 1. To study the early modern maritime history
2. To improve the understanding of the historical significance of the maritime nature of England / Great Britain
3. To develop the ability to recognize the significance of historical studies
Schedule and Contents This lecture examines several important issues regarding the early modern maritime history through the experience of England/Great Britain.

Weeks 1-2: Introduction
Weeks 3-14:Topics
Mediterranean History, Atlantic History, East India Companies, Piracy, Shipwrecks, Privateering, Naval Wafare, and Social History of Sailors
Week 15: Feedback, questions, and answers
Evaluation Methods and Policy Students are evaluated through a regular written examination based on their achievement of the course goals mentioned above.
Course Requirements None
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Students are expected to read the reference books mentioned in the lecture.
Textbooks Textbooks/References その他, Not used
References, etc. その他, Introduced during class