University of Sheffield
Early Modern History
This course looks at the economic, political, social and cultural changes that were seen throughout the world between c.1500 and c.1800. Events such as the British civil wars, the settling of the �New World�, the early stages of industrialisation, and the French Revolution transformed the way people thought and lived. This MA allows you to explore this momentous period with a group of internationally renowned scholars.
A first-class degree or equivalent in history or other humanities or social science discipline from a UK or overseas university is required for the MA Historical Research. All other courses require a 2.1 honours degree. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: research presentation; early modernities; dissertation. Optional modules: ways of seeing: art, history and the renaissance; burying the white gods: indigenous people in the early modern colonial world; universal reform in revolutionary England: exploring the hartlib papers; eighteenth-century print culture; language and society in early modern England; religious tolerance and intolerance in early modern Europe.
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||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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