Due to the ongoing impact of the global pandemic we have had to evaluate all of our courses to ensure that we adhere to Government guidelines to protect the health and wellbeing of...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
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
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
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
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
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
English Literature: Renaissance and Eighteenth-Century Literature MA
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
About the course
Local history has for more than twenty years formed one of the largest programmes within the Department for Continuing Education. The subject has proved an interesting, rewarding and...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
This London-based programme enables students to examine Britain’s history in the 20th century, focusing on the period from the start of the First World War in 1914 to Margaret Thatcher’s resignation in 1990. ...Read more
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
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 between 12 and...Read more
The MPhil in Modern British History offers students an exciting and intellectually stimulating course, combining research skills and in-depth understanding of the development and latest innovations within...Read more
This doctoral study course is three years, though the University’s Regulations also permit candidates who make particularly rapid progress to apply to the University Research Committee for permission...Read more
PhD in English (18th Century and Romantic Literature)
Research in Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Literature flourishes in the Cambridge English Faculty. The diversity and intensity of thought and art in this formative period are reflected at every level...Read more
MA The English Country House 1485-1945 by Research
This course is to be an interdisciplinary programme enabling students to examine, by way of a thesis, aspects of the history of the English country house between 1485 and 1945. Students will be encouraged...Read more