University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Holocaust and Genocide

This programme immerses students in past and present debates about researching, remembering and commemorating the Holocaust and other genocides. Students have the opportunity to approach the subject from a variety of perspectives with a choice of optional modules; some which have a more traditional, historical focus and others which examine the cultural, social, political and religious afterlife of the Holocaust and other genocides.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 degree.

Course modules

Core modules: research skills in the study of Holocaust and genocide: methodologies and sources; Holocaust and genocide: comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives.
MA students also take 2 additional core modules: dissertation preparation and guided reading (Holocaust and Genocide); dissertation or placement-based dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,570 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,285 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,285 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,285 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,285 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,285 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (England) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,425 per Year 1 (International) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (EU) 4 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (EU) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (EU) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,380 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (EU) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (England) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Scotland) 16 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,190 per Year 1 (Wales) 16 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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