Institute of Historical Research, School of Advanced Study, University of London
2.1 degree from a university in the United Kingdom, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard; applications may also be considered from candidates who do not meet the formal academic requirements, but who offer alternative qualifications or who have considerable work experience in a relevant field; UK applicants are normally asked to attend for interview at the Institute; overseas applicants may be asked to submit a piece of written work in English, on a relevant historical subject, in lieu of an interview.
Modules: Historical Research Skills; History in Context; Taught option courses; Dissertation All students will take the core 'Historical Research Skills' and 'History in Context' modules, which introduce them to ideas and methods involved in historical research from the medieval period to the 20th century. Further skills-based training is provided by specialised courses at the Institute. For the MA, Module 3 provides students with the opportunity to study particular topics in more detail, offering 2 courses from a list of options. Module 4 is a 15,000 word dissertation. Alongside the development of techniques, skills and knowledge relevant to individual interests and research needs, the programme aims to equip students for both independent research and analysis in primary and secondary material, and writing at an advanced level, thus fostering their intellectual development and independent learning ability required for continuing professional and personal development.
The MA is assessed through essays, a short report on a research training
course, a 15 minute oral presentation and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Institute of Historical Research||Camden||WC1H 7HU||South East|