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
Course descriptionThis course is run by the internationally recognised Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies (SBC), established thirty years ago as the first research centre of its...Read more
On this MA Cold War History degree you will gain a deep and thorough understanding of twentieth century Cold War history with a particular emphasis on how the most recent past has shaped our present times. ...Read more
Why choose this course?
The centenary of the outbreak of the First World War has seen interest in the Great War reach unprecedented heights, and the University of Wolverhampton is very pleased...Read more
This course allows graduates to pursue research in the field of Holocaust and Genocide studies. The degree comprises independent research and a course designed to develop knowledge of...Read more
This MA offers an alternative, critical and global perspective to war studies.
Instead of focusing on the usual themes of military history and conflict studies, our War: History and Politics MA is an...Read more
This interdisciplinary programme will immerse you in past and present debates about researching, remembering and commemorating the Holocaust and other genocides. You have the opportunity to approach the...Read more
MA Second World War Studies: Conflict, Societies, Holocaust
Why choose this course?
The Second World War attracts more academic, media and public interest than any other event in history, and it is an integral part of school and further/higher education curricula. ...Read more
This distinctive full-time MA programme provides you with an opportunity to study the history and historiography of warfare from a multi-disciplinary and multi-period perspective. A thorough grounding...Read more
The Royal Holloway MA in Holocaust Studies is unique; not only are we the only university in the UK to run an MA course solely dedicated to the field of Holocaust Studies but the Royal Holloway...Read more
Looking beyond the dates and battlefield details of typical military history, this MA raises urgent questions about why societies go to war. You will engage with diverse perspectives on violence and conflict...Read more
Our MA War and Strategy course will allow you to gain a thorough understanding of relevant methodological approaches and the questions and challenges of writing and researching military history. ...Read more
Based in the Department of War Studies, but taught along with the Department of History as part of the Sir Michael Howard Centre for the History of War, our MA History of War examines the social, cultural...Read more
MA Modern War Studies and Contemporary Military History
The course commences with a ‘Research Skills Study Day’ and after a year of supervised independent research, culminates. During the first six months, candidates are encouraged to attend a series of guest...Read more