Clothing and Fashion in Historical Perspective. Case Studies of Modern European History in Transnational Context

Module code: HS3681

Clothing and fashion contains many indicators of class, gender and even politics. You’ll be looking at a wide range of case studies from Great Britain, Germany, the Soviet Union, Lithuania and Palestine/Israel in a transnational context. These comparative case studies will further your knowledge on fashion history in Modern Europe in the late 19th and 20th Century, and help you to engage with important historiographical debates.

 Learning

  • 10 hours of lectures
  • 20 hours of seminars
  • 5 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 115 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Essay, 2,500 words (50%)
  • Essay, 2,500 words (50%)