It enables students to engage critically with the contested nature of the past and the role of the discipline as a mediator for understanding both the past and the present.
The MA in History from Keele University involves class-based learning and an optional opportunity for practical work placement, alongside one-on-one supervision. This course is best suited for those who wish, for a variety of reasons, to have structured classroom guidance during their studies, or for those wanting more support for planning their dissertation research project. There are 5 taught modules spread over two semesters, while the dissertation is 15,000 words.
You will be equipped to excel in any career which values critical thinking, communications skills, and the gathering, assessment and analysis of data and evidence. Alumni have gone on to work in law, teaching, libraries, archives, museums, the civil service, journalism, politics, research for charities, NGOs, government bodies, think tanks, broadcasting, advertising, or continued research at PhD-level. This degree will also help with job application preparation, CV writing, and PhD funding applications, as appropriate.
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- Constructing Nations
- Research Skills in the Humanities
- Reflective Practice in the Humanities
- Work Placement for Humanities Postgraduates
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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There are no fixed closing dates for the majority of our courses, however some courses may become full and close early.
DisciplinesHistory Ancient History Modern History View 645 other Masters in History in United Kingdom
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- This degree is designed for those individuals with a first or upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in History or other relevant subject). Applicants with other qualifications or experience are considered on a case-by-case basis by the Programme Director.
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International16800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16800 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8400 GBP per year during 12 months.
UK - PT £4,600
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The following scholarships may be targeted at specific countries, subjects and talent areas. In some cases you may be required to make an independent application, for others the scholarship will be awarded automatically.
- KEELE INTERNATIONAL EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP (PGT)
Up to £5,000 based on undergraduate degree award.
- DEVELOPING COUNTRIES SCHOLARSHIP
£1,000 for students who are nationals of the least developed, low and lower middle-income countries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.