The Tudors are considered one of the most fascinating and influential periods of history. Our MA Tudor Studies degree is an interdisciplinary investigation of the Tudor age that covers 1485-1603. ...Read more
War and humanitarianism are deeply embedded in the modern experience. Be it in the nineteenth-century calls for civilising war or the contemporary attempts at saving distant strangers, the conduct of...Read more
This Masters offers courses in social, political, religious, military and cultural history of Scotland from the medieval period through to the 20th century. The course focuses on Gaelic Scotland, Scotland’s...Read more
The MA in Victorian Studies provides an inter-disciplinary approach to the study of the Victorian period. The Victorian Studies Centre draws on a number of research areas, including...Read more
Why choose this course?
The twentieth century is a century of change and subtle continuities that as yet defies ready categorisation. Historians and social scientists have however, given us much to think...Read more
MA English Literary Studies (Twentieth Century and Contemporary)
Choosing the Twentieth-Century and Contemporary pathway will enable you to explore the complex cultural histories of recent literatures in English, including modernist writing; contemporary writing; gender...Read more
The MA Early Modern History, organised by the Centre for Reformation and Early Modern Studies (CREMS), is taught by leading scholars whose expertise covers the Catholic and Protestant Reformations, New...Read more
Drawing on Birkbecks position as a world-leading centre in the field of nineteenth-century studies, this MA offers you the chance to take a genuinely interdisciplinary approach to studying the literature,...Read more
In this course the research area includes: Age of the Welsh Princes; The medieval Church and Religion; Early modern and 19th Century Wales; Historiography and Cultural Identity; Political History of Wales...Read more
Twentieth century Britain is one of the most exciting areas of modern history. With new documents being released every year and new archives being added to all the time, new researchers are finding an...Read more
Our part-time MA in West Midlands History provides an opportunity for study if you are interested in any aspect of the region such as, for example, religious change, the Civil War, industrialisation and women’s history. ...Read more
This MA stimulates new knowledge and understandings about the understudied and often marginalised experiences of black Britons.
Why study MA Black British History at Goldsmiths?
Most studies of black...Read more
Explore an exciting breadth of academic discourse on the history of British railways between 1825 and 2010.
This unique Masters programme covers a range of perspectives crossing social, cultural, political,...Read more
Pursue original research, supervised by leading historians with expertise in a broad chronological, geographical and thematic range, spanning the medieval to the modern period across the globe. ...Read more
Our course offers you the chance to study Contemporary British History at an advanced level in one of the top ranked History departments in Europe.
You can choose from a wide range of options...Read more
The MA History of Wales is this department’s flagship Masters programme, as a leading centre of teaching and research in Welsh history from the medieval to the modern period. It offers you the opportunity...Read more
This programme offers an unrivalled range of courses that explore Scotland’s past across a broad chronological period – from the early medieval period to contemporary developments...Read more
This course is an interdisciplinary programme enabling students to examine, by way of a dissertation of around 25,000 words, aspects of the history of the Tudor dynasty and its international importance. ...Read more