University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Modern European History

This programme, which draws on the notable strengths in social, cultural, economic and intellectual history at the University, is designed to offer students (working on a broad range of topics) practical training in research skills and methods as well as a broad overview of Europe, particularly its place within a rapidly changing world.

Entry requirements

The course is open to those with backgrounds in history or suitable qualifications in a closely related field. You should normally have at least a good upper 2nd Class Honours degree (minimum 3.0 GPA) and will normally be expected to have a reading knowledge of one modern European language.

Course modules

The programme consists of 4 elements which make a total of 180 credits: 20,000-word thesis (120 credits); globalisation since 1945 (20 credits); historical methods (20 credits); research skills training (20 credits).

Assessment methods

The modules are assessed in various ways: by examination, coursework and attendance.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,680 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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

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