Public History from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London looks at the kinds of pasts that are produced in these popular forms. It examines how they are made and the ways in which they are consumed and understood.
As part of your study you'll be able to gain practical experience of working in a cultural heritage site, museum, gallery or archive.
The degree will help to prepare you for a career in public history related fields. It will also show you why the uses we make of the past are not just matters of academic interest.
Students at Public History from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London will:
- be taught by experts in the field of Public History, working at the centre for History and Public Pasts;
- benefit from a programme that includes sessions taught by the Public History Team at the National Archives.
- History: Spaces and Places
- Making Histories
- Memory, History, Testimony
- Professional Attachment
- Public History
- Research Methods and Dissertation
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesHistory Ancient History Modern History View 642 other Masters in History in United Kingdom
- To qualify for entry students should normally have a second-class degree 2:2 or relevant experience.
- The degree must be from a UK or overseas university, or the equivalent. Candidates with professional qualifications in an associated area will also be considered.
International14550 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14550 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8490 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8490 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for London
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.