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Postgraduate British History

33 degrees at 19 universities in the UK.

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Welsh History PhD

Welsh History PhD

Research Areas Welsh History with specialisations in: Age of the Welsh Princes The medieval Church and Religion Early modern and 19th Century Wales Historiography and Cultural Identity Political History...Read more
(4.4)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,580 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,290 per year (UK)

War and Humanitarianism MSc

War and Humanitarianism MSc

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
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Fields of War and Humanitarianism (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation in War and Humanitarianism (60 Credits)
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Scottish Book History & Textual Editing PgCert

Scottish Book History & Textual Editing PgCert

This Postgraduate Certificate focuses on the history of the book in Scotland and the theories surrounding Scottish book history and textual editing. Participants will complete a series of case studies...Read more
(4.2)
  • 24 months Online degree: 3,650 overall cost (UK)
  • 12 months Online degree: 3,650 per year (UK)
  • Textual Editing in Scotland- Core
  • Textualities- Core
  • Scottish Book History- Core
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Victorian Studies MA

Victorian Studies MA

Course description Our MA in Victorian Studies provides an inter-disciplinary approach to the study of the Victorian period. Leicester is home to the internationally renowned Victorian Studies Centre...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Approches to Victorian Literature and Culture- Core
  • Research Methods and Writing Skills- Core
  • Victorian Society- Core
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English Literary Studies (Twentieth Century and Contemporary) (MA)

English Literary Studies (Twentieth Century and Contemporary) (MA)

About this course Explore 20th century and contemporary English literature with a master’s degree at the University of Southampton. Our course gives you the chance to specialise in contemporary culture...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,625 per year (UK)
  • Approaches to the Long Twentieth Century (1914-Present) (30 Credits) - Core
  • Adventures in Literary Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • English Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Twentieth Century British History MRes

Twentieth Century British History MRes

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
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 6,540 per year (UK)
  • Thesis
  • Research Skills
  • Historical Methods
  • Sites and Sources in Modern British Studies
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Scottish Heritage MLitt

Scottish Heritage MLitt

Explore the rich history, art and philosophy of Scotland and its people. Access rare archive treasures and award-winning online teaching, with this flexible online Masters. Explore the fascinating story...Read more
(4.2)
  • 32 months Online degree: 11,040 overall cost (UK)
  • Approaches to Research: Archives and Sources (30 Credits) - Core
  • Scotland: A Millennium of History (30 Credits) - Core
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Welsh History MA

Welsh History MA

About This Course This modular course is designed to allow students to further their undergraduate interest in history or a related subject by developing a particular specialism in the History of Wales. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,750 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • HPH-4005: Themes and issues in History (20 Credits) - Core
  • HPS-4004: Research Skills (40 Credits) - Core
  • HPH-4075: Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Victorian Studies MA

Victorian Studies MA

Drawing on Birkbecks position as a world-leading centre in the field of nineteenth-century studies, our MA Victorian Studies offers you the chance to take a genuinely interdisciplinary approach to studying...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Progress and Anxiety, 1789-1859 (30 Credits) - Core
  • Modernising Victorians (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation MA Victorian Studies
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Scottish History MSc/PgDip

Scottish History MSc/PgDip

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
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • DOING HISTORY: SOURCES AND SKILLS FOR HISTORIANS- Core
  • Dissertation
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MA Black British History

MA Black British History

The MA in Black British History is an exciting opportunity to study and research the histories of Africans and African-descended peoples in the United Kingdom. Why study MA Black British History at Goldsmiths? Most...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,540 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 3,770 per year (UK)
  • Research Skills (30 Credits) - Core
  • Explorations and Debates in Black British History (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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English Literature: Renaissance and Eighteenth-Century Literature MA

English Literature: Renaissance and Eighteenth-Century Literature MA

Overview The Renaissance and Eighteenth-Century Literature MA pathway draws upon the Departments significant research and teaching strengths in these periods. Covering writers such as Shakespeare, Marlowe,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,650 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Research Skills and Practice (ENGL700) (15 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (ENGL702) (60 Credits) - Core
  • Literature, Slavery and Empire (ENGL750) (15 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation Preparation Project (ENGL701) (15 Credits) - Core
  • Editing the Early Modern (ENGL752) (15 Credits) - Core
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British History MA

British History MA

Our British History MA is the only one of its kind in the UK. It provides you with the opportunity to study the political, social, economic and cultural history of the British Isles. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,600 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 4,800 per year (UK)
  • HIS8025 Pathway in British History (20 Credits) - Core
  • HIS8098 Research Skills and Dissertation Training (10 Credits) - Core
  • HIS8023 Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • HIS8061 The Practice of History (20 Credits) - Core
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MA Railway Studies (online)

MA Railway Studies (online)

Explore an exciting breadth of academic discourse on the history of British railways between 1825 and 2010. This unique master’s programme covers a range of perspectives crossing social, cultural, political,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Online degree: 3,040 per year (UK)
  • The Coming of the Railways to Britain, 1825-1900 (20 Credits) - Core
  • British Railway Workers, 1825-1921 (20 Credits) - Core
  • The Declining Profitability of the Railway Industry, 1870-1914 (20 Credits) - Core
  • The Role of the Railways: Railways & Government,1888-1939 (20 Credits) - Core
  • Privatising British Rail, 1979-2010 (20 Credits) - Core
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History and Welsh History (PhD/MPhil)

History and Welsh History (PhD/MPhil)

Overview 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
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Contemporary British History MA

Contemporary British History MA

Overview 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
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,040 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,520 per year (UK)
  • Britain since 1945: Politics, Society, Economy, Culture, International Relations (20 Credits)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
  • Britain since 1900 - 1945: Politics, Society, Economy, Culture, International Relations (20 Credits)
  • Advanced Skills for Historians (20 Credits)
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MA History of Wales

MA History of Wales

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
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,650 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,825 per year (UK)
  • Research Methods and Professional Skills in History (20 Credits) - Core
  • The Making of Modern Wales (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation: Welsh History (60 Credits) - Core
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Scottish History MSc

Scottish History MSc

Taught by one of the largest groups of specialist Scottish historians found at any university, this programme is world leading.It offers an unrivalled range of courses that explore Scotland’s past across...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 12,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 6,250 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation, Taught MSc in Scottish History (PGHC11312) (60 Credits) - Core
  • Historical Research: Skills and Sources (PGHC11334) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Historical Methodology (PGHC11335) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Themes in Scottish Historiography (PGHC11483) (20 Credits) - Core
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PhD English Country House by Research

PhD English Country House by Research

Course Info Course outline Students are registered initially for the degree of PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), although their status is probationary until the first Annual Review has taken place, normally...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 7,590 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 3,795 per year (UK)

PhD in Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic

PhD in Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic

The ASNC PhD is a research degree, examined, usually after three years of research, by a thesis of up to 80,000 words. The criteria for obtaining the degree are that the thesis represents a substantial...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 9,111 per year (UK)

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