University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Historical Research

This course is excellent preparation for a PhD degree in history. You can further your interests, broaden your knowledge and at the same time hone your research skills. As well as specific research training in history, you'll also gain a broad range of transferable skills that will be of value to employers outside academia. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information .

Entry requirements

MA: A first-class BA honours degree or equivalent in history or other humanities or social science discipline. You may be asked to supply examples of previous written work. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by bibliographical and source-based exercises, written papers, oral presentation, and a 15,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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