Planit


History

Open University in Scotland

Content

This MA in History provides theoretical and practical training in major themes in local and regional history, research methods, project planning and writing. You'll explore aspects of British and Irish local and regional history between 1750 and 1950, and be introduced to the key themes of poverty and welfare, crime and policing, the role of families, urban history, religion and industrialisation. Using our world-class collection of online primary source materials, you'll be encouraged to produce an independent research project on a topic of your choice.

Entry Requirements

To successfully undertake this postgraduate study, you will ideally need to have an undergraduate UK honours degree (or equivalent) in history or a closely related subject. You should be aware that a degree of at least 2.1 or equivalent will greatly increase your chances of successfully completing the MA.

Computer and internet access required.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

2.5 years

Faculty

General

Department

Arts and Humanities

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

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Languages

Politics

Religion

Sociology