University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

West Midlands History

The course is aimed particularly at those interested in the history of the West Midlands region; it does not aim for a complete century-by-century coverage but rather allows students to acquire an in-depth knowledge of a series of major themes.

Entry requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent.

Course modules

Major themes covered include: Town and country in the West Midlands, 1050�1300; reformation, social change and the Civil War: the West Midlands in the 16th and 17th centuries; enlightenment, reform and industry (the West Midlands in the 18th and 19th centuries); turmoil and change (economy, society and politics in the West Midlands in the 20th century).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

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