Program Introduction

The MA in Public History will appeal to those interested in the role of history in contemporary society. This programme asks students to consider the relationship between history and politics, to debate the power of history in society, and to evaluate the ways in which history is presented to a non-specialist audience as you develop historical writing skills and have produce your own public history.

Degrees Offered

  • M.A. in Public History

Program Strengths

  • Archival Practices
  • Local/Community History
  • Material Culture
  • Museum Studies
  • Oral History

How Many Students are Admitted Annually


Deadline To Apply

15 August

Internship Requirements

Required. Students go on placement in term 3.