History of Ideas (MA)

Birkbeck, University of London

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Our MA History of Ideas is concerned with excavating and understanding the lived reality of ideas. We consider how the study of the history of ideas can help us to interpret individual thinkers and their ideas and how these have shaped past societies.The history of ideas is a dynamic and expanding field and this programme enables you to pursue an exciting programme of study, exploring ideas comparatively and in their geographical, social and historical contexts. If you want to understand and ... READ MORE

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Full time | Birkbeck, University of London | 1 year | OCT

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OCT
Full Time
1 year

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At least a second-class honours degree, with good supporting references. We offer a one-year Graduate Certificate in History, which can be used as a conversion course if you want to study history at postgraduate level but have a degree in a significantly different discipline. Applications are reviewed on their individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners.

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£9,030 per year

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£16,380 per year

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£16,380 per year

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Birkbeck, University of London
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
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Based in the heart of London, Birkbeck has established a reputation for providing its postgraduate students with an engaging, exciting learning experience, and positive feedback from its community of professional alumni is testimony to the university’s continued success. With a history that dates back almost 200 years, Birkbeck, University of London offers a unique learning experience which delivers a competitive program of nearly 300 postgraduate courses exclusively in the evenings. This means that students can work or focus on other commitments during the day. Birkbeck’s wide range of courses can be studied full-time or part-time, and some are studied through distance learning. Birkbeck is well known for the quality of its research output, and supports a community of around 700 postgraduate students with a dynamic and academically enriching research environment.

Where you'll study

Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street Bloomsbury United Kingdom
WC1E 7HX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Euston   0.5 miles away

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