A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in history or other humanities or social science discipline.
You may be asked to supply examples of previous written work.
Months of entry
Historians have long been fascinated by modernity and the societies to which it gave rise.
The MA Modern History explores these changes, allowing you to explore the political cleavages and cultural uncertainty unleashed by the great revolutions, the mobilisations and resistance of the two world wars, and the transnational forces of empire and globalisation.
You’ll be taught through seminars and individual tutorials.
Assessment is by bibliographical and source-based exercises, written papers, oral presentation, and a 15,000 word dissertation.
Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
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