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Contemporary politics shows that there is more need than ever for critical understanding of the formative political, social, economic and intellectual trends in American history. This MA gives you the opportunity to study the historical development of the United States from the first encounter between Europeans and indigenous Americans in the colonial period through to the end of the Cold War.
You’ll be taught through seminars and individual tutorials.
Core assessment is through written papers, oral presentation, and a dissertation.
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A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in history or other humanities or social science discipline.
You may be asked to supply examples of previous written work.
English language requirements:
Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
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