Taught course

Social History

Leeds Beckett University · Faculty of Arts, Environment and Technology

Entry requirements

You should have at least a 2:2 honours degree in a related subject or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. IELTS: 6.0 with no skill below 5.5 (or equivalent).

Months of entry


Course content

Everything we do is aimed at helping you to appreciate the approaches and methods used by historians, and developing your knowledge of historical trends, processes and events over the past 300 years.

You will explore a range of social and cultural developments in the history of Britain, Europe and the wider world. Throughout your study, you will work in small groups or individually, guided by your expert teaching team. Their historical research in areas such as urban history, the history of crime, environmental history, imperialism, sexuality and gender, migration, popular culture and social movement, is of an international standing and will feed into your learning.

Fees and funding

For the most up-to-date funding information please visit: http://courses.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/socialhistory_ma

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admission Enquiries
+44 (0)113 812 3113