University of Warwick

University of Warwick

History of Medicine

This course introduces you to the advanced study of the history of medicine and the medical humanities, placing developments in medical theory and practice in a social and cultural framework.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in History or related fields normally required; English language requirements: IELTS 7.0, TOEFL (iBT) 100, PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Course modules

Modules include: Themes and methods in medical history; theory, skills and method; matters of life and death; plus optional modules.

Assessment methods

Sponsorship information

AHRC Research Preparation Masters Scheme; ESRC 1+3 studentships; Wellcome Trust studentships.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 - 1 years
MA Part-time October 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

PG Admissions
Telephone number: 
02476 524585