University of Kent

University of Kent

First World War Studies

This course explores the military, cultural, political and social history of the 1st World War, introducing students to advanced concepts of historiography and cultural theory.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 or equivalent in history or a relevant subject (eg, politics, international relations, archaeology). In certain circumstances, the School considers candidates who have not followed a conventional education path. These cases are assessed individually by the Director of Graduate Studies.

Course modules

Modules include: The first world war: history and memory; plus optional modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment is dependent on module choice, but is typically by coursework and a dissertation of 15,000-18,000 words.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,890 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,625 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 6,460 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

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Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01227 827272