HIST285-20SU1 (C) Summer Jan 2020 start

The Irish Revolution, 1916-1923: Violence and Memory

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 6 January 2020
End Date: Sunday, 9 February 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 10 January 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 24 January 2020

This occurrence is not offered


The Irish Revolution, 1916-1923, marked the emergence of a modern independent Irish state. This course recreates the excitement and difficulties of this revolution, from the 1916 Rising and the War of Independence, to the Treaty, Partition of Northern Ireland, and the Civil War. The impact of Irish independence will be explored through legacies and memories of violence.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


Any 15 points at 100 level in HIST or
CLAS120, or
any 60 points at 100 level from the Schedule V of the BA.

Course Coordinator

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts Head of Department

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $777.00

International fee $3,375.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts.

All HIST285 Occurrences

  • HIST285-20SU1 (C) Summer Jan 2020 start - Not Offered