University of Leeds
Social and Cultural History
Good Honours degree (1st or 2.1) or equivalent in history, or a related subject. You may also be invited to interview as part of the application process. Our English language requirement is IELTS 6.5 overall with not less than 6.0 in any component.
Core modules: Research methodology in history module; concepts and debates in social and cultural history. Optional modules included.
Assessment includes coursework, with a mixture of essays, discursive writing, reviews, and presentations. In many cases, you will have an input into the exact details of your assignment. In research methodology in history your assignments are based on your research with a conference-style work-in-progress presentation (worth 40% of the module mark); a 4,000 words detailed research project proposal (60%). Concepts and debates in social and cultural history: 1) a 3,000 word essay (50%); 2) an assessed seminar presentation, accompanied by written text, maximum 1,000 words (20%); 3) a 2,000 words case study (30%). Optional modules are generally assessed with the submission of two 3,000-word essays, and the dissertation is of 15,000 words in length, to be submitted at the end of the academic year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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