MA History by Research

MA History by Research

The MA by Research in History is your opportunity to engage in independent study and research to produce a dissertation of 25,000 words.

The MA by Research in History is your opportunity to to conduct in-depth research on a topic of your choice, relative to an area of staff expertise.

This piece of original research will be based on primary sources. You will demonstrate an awareness of the associated historiography and an understanding of the relevant methodological or theoretical concepts.

What you will study

Your research topic will be determined in consultation with a member of the History team. More details of the team’s research interests can be found on our History Research Unit pages

Once you have found and consulted with a suitable member of the History team, you will be required to write a research proposal which will serve as your application for the course.

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Location

This course is taught at: Treforest Campus, Pontypridd

Tuition Fees

Home & EU Students

For full-time and part-time postgraduate fees please see our Home & EU Student Fee pages

International Students

For full-time postgraduate fees please see our International Student Fee pages

Dates

  • Full Time 12 - 18 Months Start Date: Oct 2016
    • Part Time 24 - 36 Months Start Date: Oct 2016
      • Full Time 12 - 18 Months Start Date: Jan 2017
        • Part Time 24 - 36 Months Start Date: Jan 2017
          • Part Time 24 - 36 Months Start Date: Oct 2017
            • Full Time 12 - 18 Months Start Date: Oct 2017
              • Full Time 12 - 18 Months Start Date: Apr 2017