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History

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

Study with us at Aberdeen and immerse yourself in past human experience, exploring the medieval, early modern and modern periods in Scotland, Europe and the wider world – at a university steeped in five hundred years of history.

Year 1: Making History – An introduction to the subject at university level (compulsory); Plus a choice of two courses from: Europe in the Twentieth Century; Renaissances and Reformations; Vikings!

Year 2: Choice of level 2 history courses, from: Kingship, Clearances and Conflict:Debates in Scottish History; Power and Piety: Medieval Europe, 1100-1500; Birth of Modernity: Politics, Culture and Science in Europe, 1700-1870; Global Empire in the Long Nineteenth Century.

Years 3 and 4: Thinking History; Special Subject; History in Practice; Undergraduate Dissertation in History; Focused Honours Options reflecting student and staff interests.

Entry Requirements

2024 entry requirements:

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AABB (by end of S5) plus English at National 5. Those with Highers at BBB by end of S5 are encouraged to apply.

Entry to year 2 may be possible with 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including History at A.

Widening access entry:
2 Highers at BB (by end of S5). Additional Highers/Advanced Highers in S6.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

V100

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Arts and Social Sciences

Department

Divinity, History and Philosophy

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk