Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University


This programme seeks to explore issues by focusing on selected themes spanning the early modern period through to the late 19th and early 20th centuries, while providing students with an opportunity to study and reflect on related themes concerning globalisation and politics.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st Class or upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline. Applications from students who do not hold a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) will be asked to demonstrate potential to achieve a Master's award via a sample of academic writing and interview before an offer is made. For students whose 1st language is not English there is a language requirement of IELTS 6.5 overall (reading 6, writing 6), TOEFL IBT 87, or other equivalent recognised English language qualification.

Course modules

Core: engaging with history; history seminar; dissertation preparation; elective modules; dissertation. Electives modules include: a nation of pirates: English piracy and privateering, 1570-1620; the court of Charles I; gender and the changing role women, 1880-1920.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,600 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 4,600 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
0151 291 3111