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Full time & Part time September PGCert, PGDip, MSc 12 months full-time, 24 months part-time Award winner
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Unleash your passion for history with the Master of Science in Historical Research at Stirling University. This one-year programme is meticulously crafted to equip postgraduates with the essential skills for a research-based career, with a focus on social and economic history specialisation. Delve into compulsory modules covering research design, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, and historiography. Tailor your learning journey with optional modules, ranging from historical research methodology workshops to classes in Latin and palaeography. Your individual supervisor will guide you through independent study and dissertation preparation, ensuring a personalised and enriching experience. The programme's recognition by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the Economic and Social Research Council opens doors to funded PhD opportunities. With a minimum of a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent, along with a compelling research proposal, you can embark on a transformative academic journey in historical research.

About the course

The Master of Science in Historical Research is a one-year research preparation course intended to prepare postgraduates for a research-based career and enable specialisation in social and/or economic history.

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a Second Class Honours degree (2:1 preferred) in a relevant subject or equivalent is required. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.

A research proposal is required along with your application. It should be a maximum of 1,500 words.




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