Unit 1: Twentieth century history 1900–1945
The first half of the twentieth century was marked by significant change. In this unit students consider the way that societies responded to these changes and how they affected people’s lives.
Outcome 1
On completion of this unit the student should be able to analyse and explain the development of a political crisis and conflict in the period 1900 to 1945.

Outcome 2
On completion of this unit the student should be able to analyse and discuss patterns of social life and the factors which influenced changes to social life in the first half of the twentieth century.

Outcome 3
On completion of this unit the student should be able to analyse the relationship between the historical context and a cultural expression of the period from 1900 to 1945.