Modern History, M.A. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
16900 GBP/year
7610 GBP/year
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This innovative MA in Modern History offered at The Liverpool John Moores University, thinks about how the past is ‘applied’ in the modern world.


Modern History students at  Liverpool John Moores University get involved in a wide range of activities over and above their studies to broaden their skills, knowledge and love of their subject.

The course reflects the team’s varied and wide-ranging interests, facilitating a varied range of study, often in new and innovative fields. Our modules cross national borders and historical approaches, encountering a rich array of primary source materials from newspapers and magazines, film, the ephemeral, through to statistics and propaganda.


The applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • History Beyond the University
  • Research Methods: Philosophies, Theories and Approaches to History
  • Dissertation
  • Optional Modules
  • Forging the People’s War: Film and Cinema in Britain during the Second World War
  • Liverpool and Slavery
  • Post-War France: Modernity and Crisis, 1944-1981
  • Going Global: Activists, Movements and the Making of Modern Internationalism, 1830s-1930s

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications
  • Additional information
  • Samples of written work and/or an interview may also be requested

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7610 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7610 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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