University of Edinburgh
Economic and Social History
This is a research training programme designed both to enable students to deepen their knowledge of economic and social History in a social-science context and to develop a range of practical and theoretical research skills; it also aims to provide a solid foundation of research skills for students proceeding to a doctorate.
A UK 1st Class or 2.1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent in a relevant discipline is normally required; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.
Compulsory courses: historical research: skills and sources; historical methodology and historiography; economic and social theory for historical analysis; supervised reading course. Option courses may include: culture and society in early modern Britain; material culture of gender in eighteenth-century Britain; cinema and society in Britain; slavery in the Atlantic world; British at war: 1939�45; cinema and society in South Asia; clothing and culture in comparative historical contexts.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 6,600 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 3,300 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 8,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
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