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Global History: Empires, States and Cultures (MA)


Birkbeck, University of London Department of History, Classics and Archaeology

Full time & Part time October MA 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time

About the course

Taught by experts in African, Asian, Atlantic, European and Middle Eastern histories, societies and cultures, our MA Global History: Empires, States and Cultures will expand and deepen your understanding of world history through the exploration of global perspectives and interconnections across geographical and national boundaries. The course will introduce you to a wide range of themes in global history, including empires, nations, decolonisation, migration and diaspora, economies and commerce, environmental history and the transnational history of ideas. You will be encouraged to think expansively about connections between different approaches to global history and to undertake specialised research into particular regions of the world, such as South and East Asia, sub-Saharan Africa,

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Entry Requirements

Our standard postgraduate entry requirement is a second-class honours degree from a UK university, or an equivalent international qualification.

Our Graduate Certificate in History can be used as a conversion course if you want to study history but have a degree in a significantly different discipline.

If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the requirement for this course is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in each sub-test and at least 7.0 in writing.

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