Early Modern History
Department of History,
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Our long tradition of early-modern history research continues with a group of internationally-renowned scholars working at the cutting-edge of their fields. The MA in Early Modern History draws on this expertise to examine the early modern world, and rethink some key narratives of change.
- Research Presentation
- Early Modernities
- Before Facebook: Social Networks in History
- Burying the White Gods: Indigenous People in the Early Modern Colonial World
- Microhistory and the History of Everyday Life
- Revolutionary England, 1640–1660: Politics, Culture and Society
You’ll be taught through seminars and individual tutorials.
Core assessment is through written papers, oral presentation, and a dissertation.
- 1 year full-time
- 2 years part-time
A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in history or another humanities or social science discipline.
You may be asked to supply examples of previous written work.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 2552
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.