University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Late Antiquity

This programme offers students the opportunity to research one of the aspects of the fragmentation of the Roman World and its transformation into a myriad of new states as the result of internal pressures and barbarian invasion in the period AD 300-700. The taught elements examine major debates about the period, tackling historical, textual, archaeological and art historical material as an essential foundation for the research topic. The course consists of 60 credits of coursework and 120 credits achieved through a 20,000-word supervised research project, on a topic of choice in some element of the late antique world. The 60 credits of course work would usually include 20 credits of research skills. Students will then choose 40 credits from a range of modules taught by the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology and the Department of History depending on interests and research needs.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,210 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 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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