Senior Cycle - History

 

 

 

 

Curriculum Resources

 

 


 

Early Modern field of study

 

Irish history, 1494 - 1815

 

  1. Reform and Reformation in Tudor Ireland, 1494 - 1558
  2. Rebellion and conquest in Elizabethan Ireland, 1558 - 1603
  3. Kingdom versus colony - the struggle for mastery in Ireland, 1603 - 1660
  4. Establishing a colonial ascendancy, 1660 - 1715
  5. Colony versus kingdom - tensions in mid-18th century Ireland, 1715 - 1770
  6. The end of the Irish kingdom and the establishment of the Union, 1770 - 1815

 

History of Europe and the wider world, 1492 - 1815

 

  1. Europe from Renaissance to Reformation, 1492 - 1567
  2. Religion and power - politics in the later 16th sixteenth century, 1567 - 1609
  3. The eclipse of Old Europe, 1609 - 1660
  4. Europe in the age of Louis XIV, 1660 - 1715
  5. Establishing empires, 1715 - 1775
  6. Empires in revolution, 1775 - 1815