Whether you are aiming for a career as an academic, seeking to build upon your undergraduate study before entering the job market, or are a professional requiring deeper historical expertise, a taught MA can be a great way of taking your passion for History to the next level.
All of our degree programmes can be taken full-time in one year or part-time over two years. Each combines skills training, core modules, a diverse range of optional modules (including a Public History placement), and the research and writing of an individually supervised dissertation of up to 20,000 words in length.
We offer taught programmes in the following:
For more information on postgraduate study in history at York, please feel free to email us.