MA War, Culture and Society

University of Essex

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Looking beyond the dates and battlefield details of typical military history, this MA raises urgent questions about why societies go to war. You will engage with diverse perspectives on violence and conflict in the modern period and examine case studies from all over the world.Drawing on our expertise across a variety of disciplines, including history, literature, law, sociology and psychoanalytic studies, you will consider the effects of war on different scales, from the individual to the ... READ MORE

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Full time | Colchester Campus | 1 year | OCT

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Sociology
WUSCA student ranking
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48th / 95
CUG ranking
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39th
CUG subject ranking
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38th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT
Full Time
1 year

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You need a 2.2 degree in History or a related subject such as: Archaeology, Anthropology, Art History, Foreign Language with Literature content Law, Literature, Politics or Sociology. Will consider applicants with an unrelated degree but relevant work experience in for example museums or libraries.

Tuition fees

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£9,200 per year
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£19,740 per year
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£19,740 per year
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Latest Cultural Studies reviews

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01 Mar 22
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09 Nov 17

great, but being international i was very unfamiliar with moodle and other...

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Where you'll study

University of Essex

University of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hythe   0.6 miles away

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