University of Sheffield
Historians have long been fascinated by modernity and the societies to which it gave rise. The MA Modern History explores these changes, allowing you to explore the political cleavages and cultural uncertainty unleashed by the great revolutions, the mobilisations and resistance of the two world wars, and the transnational forces of empire and globalisation.
Core modules: Research Presentation; Modernity and Power: Individuals and the State in the Modern World; Dissertation. Examples of optional modules: Voices of the Great War: gender, experience and violence in Great Britain and Germany, 1914-1918; The Fin-de-Sie`cle; Autobiography, Identity and the Self in Muslim South Asia; Stories of Activism, 1960 to the Present; Cold War Histories; Sex and Power: The politics of women's liberation in Modern Britain; Worlds of Labour: working class lives in colonial South Asia; City Life in Jacksonian America, 1828-1850.
Assessment is by bibliographical and source-based exercises, written papers, oral presentation, dissertation (15,000 words).
University and AHRC Studentships are available. You'll need to submit your application by the University deadline in March preceding a September entry.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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