Making History

Module code: HS1000

Module co-ordinator: Dr Andrew Hopper 

Making History equips you with the skills necessary to become an effective and informed student of history. 

By the end of this module, you will have: 

  • Developed the skills needed to study history effectively at university level
  • Learned how to work effectively as a group
  • Enhanced your oral presentation skills
  • Developed numeracy, information handling, and analytical skills using primary and secondary sources


  • 18 hours of lectures
  • 2 hours of practicals/workshops
  • 5 hours of tutorials
  • 175 hours of guided independent study


  • Bibliographic exercise (25%)
  • Online research and reflection activity (50%)
  • Oral presentation (25%)