History Summer School Course Summary

From the performative nature of medieval european courts, to present socio-political conflicts, participants on the Immerse History summer programme will explore fascinating historical themes as well as concepts of best historical practice. This programme is perfect for those considering studying History and related disciplines at university level. In addition to covering material that is studied at A-level and IB-level, participants will also discover more advanced university-level topics in a way that is accessible and easy to understand.

This history summer school programme will give participants an exciting and unparalleled insight into what studying history at university would entail. The topics explored will provide a taste of the key academic concepts in contemporary historical study, together with encouraging them to think critically and develop informed, logical arguments – an essential skill set for studying the subject at a higher level.

Immerse is an inspirational academic History summer school programme for the intellectually curious

Cambridge History Summer School Key Benefits

Learn techniques to analyse historical texts in accordance with best practice

Gain insights into writing university level History essays through hands-on experience

Bridge the gap between A-level and university while exploring introductory university topics

Study interactively through a blend of theoretical and practical tasks

Present complex topics and their historiography to fellow participants, engaging them in debate

Explore a broad range of historical topics and time periods from Late Medieval to Modern

Topics Covered

Over the course of the two-week residential history summer school programme, participants can expect to explore several fascinating topics such as religion, knowledge and power, early modern history, and late medieval and early modern princely courts while exploring the theory of historical practice, and constructing historical arguments. Participants are taught by expert tutors from some of the world’s leading universities who not only facilitate participants academic development, but share their passion for History.

Participants will explore the following topics:

  • Understanding the Medieval and Early-Modern World

  • Serfdom in Late Medieval England
  • European and world history
  • The Italian Renaissance

  • India
  • Independence and modernity

Program taught in:
English
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Last updated March 27, 2019
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