Are you interested in taking your knowledge of history to a higher level?
Do you want to add to your repertoire of skills? Or maybe you want to continue your professional development?
Your chosen pathway will determine your choice of core modules and the theme of your dissertation, but you also have the opportunity to study two optional modules in other areas which suit your particular interest.
Graduates of the History by Distance Learning programme from the University of Birmingham develop a broad range of transferable skills that are highly valued by a range of employers. These skills include: familiarity with research methods; the ability to manage large quantities of information from diverse sources; the ability to organise information in a logical and coherent manner; the expertise to write clearly and concisely and to tight deadlines; critical and analytical ability; the capacity for argument, debate and speculation; and the ability to base conclusions on statistical research.
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- Mass Society and Modernity 1914-1945
- Globalisation since 1945
- Global Histories: Comparisons and Connections
- The Making of the World: Themes in Global History
- Approaches to Medieval Studies
- Understanding Medieval Documents
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesHistory Ancient History Modern History View 19 other Masters in Modern History in United Kingdom
- You will need an Honours degree in a relevant subject, normally of an upper second-class standard.
International4750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4750 GBP per year during 24 months.
National4750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4750 GBP per year during 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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