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History and International Relations (Hons), MA

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) Dundee, United Kingdom
This History and International Relations (Hons) programme from University of Dundee is about social, economic, cultural and political history of the early and late modern periods, covering countries across the globe.

Overview

During this History and International Relations (Hons) programme from University of Dundee you'll benefit from interaction with experts who are at the forefront of their field.

You will be joining a dynamic and friendly environment, and we offer a broad training which will benefit you in your later career, whatever that might be.

Evidence-based study

From the very start of your studies, you will be analysing various kinds of historical evidence, including written and oral material, maps, and visual images. You will benefit from our close links with the University's Archives, Records Management and Museum Services, and you will be able to examine many original historical sources first-hand. You will also learn about historical debates and how to form your own judgements about complex problems.

Careers

A history degree is an extremely valuable qualification. It provides a solid foundation in analytical and communication skills, both highly sought after by employers.

The history programme at Dundee is designed to produce confident, intellectually-engaged graduates who can think creatively and independently, ask incisive questions, articulate their ideas, and solve complex problems.

The  recent graduates have gone into the media, teaching, politics, business, finance, the diplomatic service, and many other dynamic high-earning careers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Rise of Atlantic Empires, 1500-1750 
  • Human Futures 
  • Age of Revolution, c.1750-1850 
  • The Globalizing World 
  • Scotland and the Wider World 
  • America: The Land of the Free 
  • Imperialism and Decolonisation, 1850-2000 

Audience

If you have a curiosity about the past, an enquiring and analytical mind, a desire to form your own independent judgements and enjoy a lively and academically rigorous debate, History is for you.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • SQA Higher/Advanced Higher: BBBB (minimum) - AABB (typical) at Higher. 
  • GCE A-Level: BCC (minimum) - BBB (typical) at A-Level. 
  • BTEC: A relevant BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma with DDM
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 30 points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17275 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17275 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dundee

  • 787 - 1500 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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