Bachelor of Arts degree in a humanities-based subject; to be verified with the programme director. You should also have a good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)
Months of entry
Our fully-online MA in Military History offers potential graduate students from around the world a chance to engage with reputable military historians and leading academics, also from around the world, through 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week ongoing lectures and discussion seminars in state-of-the-art learning environments.
This is military history like never before; universally-accessible, affordable and dynamic. Students will be offered a wide range of fascinating topics to explore, from classic 'war theorists' to military technologies to counter-insurgency tactics. You will then be able to combine your research with skills-based analysis, under the personal supervision of a qualified expert in the field.
Subjects currently include:
- The Discipline of Military History
- The Rise of Air Power
- The Evolution of Modern Sea Power
- War Media & Propaganda
- The American Civil War
- The Second World War
- The Art of War to the Age of Napoleon
All of our modules can be easily accessed and feature exciting virtual classrooms where lectures and seminar discussions are conducted on a weekly basis, making the most of a variety of multi-media formats. Furthermore, our online platform gives you access to unlimited course materials and University-supported learning resources at no extra cost.
At the end of this course you will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of military history
- Show awareness and understanding of the nature and impact of specific wars in particular societies throughout history
- Exercise critical, evaluative and analytical skills in relation to theoretical sources
- Communicate effectively
- Demonstrate the ability to negotiate, design and undertake independent research.
This is the only MA degree of its kind available in the U.K., and one of only a handful worldwide. It is also one of the most competitively-priced online MA degrees anywhere.
Building upon years of proven experience in online delivery, this new 180 credit hour-programme offers you the convenience of choosing where (anywhere with internet access) and when to study (anytime: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week). No more trips to campus, parking hassles, queues in the library while you juggle work & family. Choose either 1-year, full-time or 2-year, part-time enrolment to suit your needs.
Information for international students
A good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent) is required. Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- 0800 953 3222