Taught course

History

Institution
Durham University · Department of History
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A 2:1, with an overall average score of 65% or above, or a GPA of 3.5 or above, or equivalent.

An undergraduate degree in History or a related subject is required.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course is designed as a research preparation masters. It invites you to understand the relationship between your own specialist field and the historical discipline in general as well as to communicate with wider audiences. You will feel sufficiently confident in your own disciplinary identity and mastery of the subject to be able to converse with those in other fields.

The course is taught with an emphasis on disciplinary training supplied by subject specialists with expertise in an outstanding range of areas (Europe, Britain, North America, Africa, China and Japan) and interdisciplinary engagement. You will be able to access and use Durham’s exceptional cluster of libraries, archives, and special collections.

Core modules:

• Themes, Reading and Sources

• Dissertation.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,000.00 per year
International students
£20,000.00 per year

durham.ac.uk/study/pg/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Department of History
Email
study@durham.ac.uk