Oxford Brookes University

History of Medicine

Supervision is available for research in the following main areas: British health and welfare policy in the 18th-20th centuries; 20th-century medical refugees; 19th- and 20th-century international eugenics; history of health organisations; history of epidemics; history of pregnancy and childbirth in early modern Europe; doctors and patients 1600-1850; histories of infanticide; body snatching; postmortems; history of doctoring; history of nursing; South African medical history; medical pluralism; colonial medicine; history of insanity; history of asylums; history of psychiatric practice.

Entry requirements

MPhil or MPhil/PhD: 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent; alternative qualifications considered individually; PhD: Master's degree in an appropriate discipline (including research training and research project).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,480 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,480 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,828 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (England) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Headington Campus Oxford OX3 0BP South East

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