University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

The Book. History and Techniques of Analysis

This degree offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the book world from the inception of the printed book in the 15th Century to the invention of the mechanised press in the 19th Century. This is intended as a postgraduate training course for student intending to proceed to advanced work in the history of early modern print culture, and for those interesting in exploring a career as a rare book specialist in libraries, antiquarian booksellers or auction houses.The course combines training in the history of the book with specialist instruction in bibliographical description and cataloguing of early printed books. Furthermore, students are also able to enrol for training courses in Latin, palaeography and modern European languages.

Sponsorship information

Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary; School of History funding.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,090 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary for History
Telephone number: 
01334 462907