History - Conquering Ireland, 1579-1691

University College Dublin


Course Name History - Conquering Ireland, 1579-1691
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code HIS32460
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
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Expand+Autumn 2019: Semester 1:

HIS32460 Conquering Ireland, 1579-1691
Academic Year 2019/2020

In the period examined by this course, Ireland became the subject of three major military conquests, each of which resulted in significant bloodshed and po...

Subjects Taught Indicative Module Content:
Week 1: Ireland in 1579: the political and religious context; Week 2: he Desmond Rebellion:
Week 3: The Munster Plantation:
Week 4: The Genesis of the Nine Years War:
Week 5: Tyrone's Rebellion:
Week 6: Early Stuart Ireland: Week 6: The Rebellion of 1641: Week 7: The Confederate Wars:
Week 8: The Cromwellian Conquest of Ireland:
Week 9: Unsettled Ireland:
Week 10: The War of the Three Kings:
Week 11: Violence in Early Modern Ireland reviewed
Number of Credits 5
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