Queen Mary University of London
Our MA in History is taught by world-renowned academics in a vibrant, collaborative atmosphere. The degree is wide ranging and can be tailored to suit your interests. The programme has strengths in cultural, Medieval, Renaissance, American and Middle Eastern history. There are a wide range of modules that cover subjects as varied as the history of emotions to modern British history.
An upper 2nd Class Honours undergraduate degree or higher in History or a relevant humanities subject (or overseas equivalent). Applications from mature students are welcomed.
Core modules: History (approaches, methods, challenges); history in action. Optional modules may include: Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust; Church and clergy in late Medieval London (1350-1540); Culture and identity in Renaissance Italy; Dancehalls, Dictators and the Dole; Islam is the solution (the history of modern Islamism); Hollywood and the 2nd World War; Modern Jewish history and culture; Modern girls (gender, culture and society in Britain c.1918-1979); Race, Resistance and Decolonization: Empire and global history in the 20th century; Readings in global history; Selfhood and enlightenment in the long 18th century; The American Presidency; The history of cartography in Medieval Islam and Europe: Surat Al-Ard, Imago Mundi; The Holocaust and beyond: war and post-war Germany; The US-UK special relationship; Islam in Medieval and early modern Iberia.
Students produce one essay of 4,000 words for the core module and one essay of 4,000 words for each of the 3 options in addition to completing a 15,000-word research dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,450 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 13,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,250 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Mile End||Tower Hamlets||E1 4NS||South East|
History Postgraduate Admissions
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