UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

History

This course draws on the wide range and depth of research and teaching expertise in UCL History to give students the opportunity to choose courses relating to a variety of historical periods and locations. The programme offers advanced level teaching by cutting-edge practitioners in a range of fields.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: history; advanced skills, concepts and theory for MA historians; options may include the following: propaganda and ideology in Rome; identity and power in Medieval Europe; political thought in Renaissance Europe; the public sphere in Britian, 1476-1800; gender and sexuality in modern Britain: 1850 to the present; crisis and future in 19th-century European thought; nations and states in transnational perspective; thinking postcolonially (Britain and empire in the 19th century); charismatic cosmopolitans (intellectuals and international institutions in the interwar period); the United States and the world, 1776-1900; debating the general crisis of the 17th century; Adam Smith and the state; globalisation in the 20th century; the origins of the American civil war.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials. Some sessions will take place outside UCL in institutions such as the British Library, the National Archives, and the Institute of Historical Research. Students are assessed through written coursework, examination, and the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,670 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,285 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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