Teesside University

Teesside University


This programme builds on the department�s research strengths and has been designed to provide a thorough training in the study of history across a wide range of periods and themes. You consider history from a variety of perspectives, to explore how people lived in the past and what factors shaped their environment, beliefs and culture. The provision is flexible. You can either build your programme by choosing from a range of taught options in cultural, European and regional history, or undertake 100 credits out of 180 through independent study.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have an undergraduate degree in history or a cognate discipline, or have other relevant experience or equivalent qualifications. Tutors will be happy to discuss entry requirements on a flexible basis.

Course modules

Core Modules: Dissertation; dissertation feasibility study; negotiated learning module 1; research skills and methods.

Assessment methods

It is intended that you should experience a variety of different types of assessment, although the traditional extended essay plays a large part in the overall picture. There may also be formative types of assessment which do not contribute to your final mark but have a useful diagnostic and developmental function. Some modules include a portfolio of exercises or short pieces, a group project, case studies or even a practical project. There are, you may be pleased to learn, no exams!


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,590 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 10,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 4,590 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 4,590 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 10,950 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

Key information

Admissions Administrator, School of Arts and Media
Telephone number: 
01642 384019