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Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

History (Theoretical) Humanities / General Studies / Combined Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This taught postgraduate programme aims to introduce you to advanced level study of history while deepening your historical understanding and awareness. You'll gain invaluable research tools and practical skills while studying a range of thematic, historiographical or theoretical topics across a broad chronological and geographical range. You’re offered a wide choice of classes as well as rigorous training in historical research methods and sources. You can choose to study thematic, historiographical or theoretical topics across a broad chronological and geographical range.

You’re offered a wide choice of classes as well as rigorous training in historical research methods and sources. You can choose to study thematic, historiographical or theoretical topics across a broad chronological and geographical range. There’s also the possibility of specialising in a particular area such as:

  • international relations history in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • early modern Scottish history

Assessment

A full account of assessment will be provided in each module handbook. The pass mark is 50% in all classes.

Modules

You'll be introduced to methodological and practical issues in historical research.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

7,300

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

16,400

Entry requirements

Students need a first or second-class honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in History or a related discipline.

University information

The University of Strathclyde is a first-rate institution, offering a diverse variety of postgraduate course options and fostering an inclusive university community, welcoming students from around the globe and from all types of backgrounds. Strathclyde is a research-oriented university, delivering a transformative learning experience. It invests intelligently in campus facilities to provide a superb environment in which to study and...more

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