University of York

University of York

Medical History and Humanities

The programme is directly informed by cutting-edge international research and scholarship that spans the fields of medical history, literature, sociology, philosophy, health sciences and policy. Students will have the opportunity to explore historical, literary, social and cultural understandings of illness and health, general well-being, public health and the history of medicine, as well as the links between history, the humanities and policy.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in the relevant subject.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 12 months
MA Part-time - 24 months

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Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
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01904 322981/322982