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University of Dundee

Scottish History (MLitt)

This course provides students with an understanding of the diverse forces at work in Scottish history since the early modern period, with a special focus on social, cultural and political development, and Scottish connections with the wider world.

Entry requirements

Students will normally be expected to have a good undergraduate degree (2.1 or similar standard) in history or a related discipline. IELTS of 7.0 overall, with no component less than 7.0 (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Core modules: introduction to historical research skills; introduction to historical theory; interpretations of Scottish history. Optional modules: Scottish national identities since 1807; The Scottish Highlands and Islands (clearances to land settlement); war, empire and society circa 1870-1922; public history; skills and sources for local and family history in Scotland. Students can then graduate with a postgraduate diploma or complete a dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes essays, skills tests, a presentation and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2016 - 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MLitt Distance learning September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland
Distance Learning

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