Students have the opportunity to pursue independent historical inquiry and to produce new historical knowledge; the course has no formal teaching and throughout the course students work closely with 1 or 2 academics who supervise their project; students researching new avenues of historical inquiry and coming up with their own analysis and conclusions based on their personal study of primary and secondary source materials.
These include a thesis which is then examined by other expert historians in their topic.
For MA by research a 1st Class or 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in history or a related subject; for PhD an MA or equivalent.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course