UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course draws on the wide range and depth of research and teaching expertise in UCL History to give students the opportunity to choose courses relating to a variety of historical periods and locations. The programme offers advanced level teaching by cutting'edge practitioners in a range of fields.

Course Modules

Core modules: history; advanced skills, concepts and theory for MA historians; options may include the following: propaganda and ideology in Rome; identity and power in Medieval Europe; political thought in Renaissance Europe; the public sphere in Britian, 1476'1800; gender and sexuality in modern Britain: 1850 to the present; crisis and future in 19th'century European thought; nations and states in transnational perspective; thinking postcolonially (Britain and empire in the 19th century); charismatic cosmopolitans (intellectuals and international institutions in the interwar period); the United States and the world, 1776'1900; debating the general crisis of the 17th century; Adam Smith and the state; globalisation in the 20th century; the origins of the American civil war.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees