Taught course

History of Medicine

Institution
Newcastle University · School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent. We will also consider applicants on an individual basis with lower or non-standard qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The History of Medicine MA will take you from classical antiquity to the 21st century, covering classical antiquity, medieval, early modern and modern periods.

This MA generally embraces a longue durée chronology approach. It offers an opportunity to study a range of topics from various places around the world, including the periods:

  • classical antiquity
  • medieval
  • early modern
  • modern
  • 21st century

You'll be taught by staff with a wide range of interests. Their expertise includes subjects like:

  • British history
  • European history
  • Asian history
  • American history

The subjects we cover may change year to year. If you want to study a specific topic, contact us and we will discuss how the MA will fit your needs.

Information for international students

www.ncl.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Sandra Fletcher, Postgraduate Secretary, School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Email
pg.historical@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 7966