The British Monarchy since 1689

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Examines changing powers and significance of British monarchy since 1689, especially transition from monarch as central engine of government to symbolic figurehead of the nation, as driven by such historical forces as war and empire, religion and secularization, politics and democracy and the rise of modern media.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 320A, HIST 339 (if taken in the same topic).

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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