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The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

Humanities and social sciences is an area of study which prepares students for a huge variety of industries when it comes time to choose a career. Social workers, artists and teaching careers are popular options for those who complete these courses.

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Union University

The Master of Christian Studies (MCS) is designed especially for bi-vocational pastors, missionaries, church planters, foreign nationals planting ethnic churches in the U ... [+]

At Union University, be transformed.

The Master of Christian Studies (MCS) is designed especially for bi-vocational pastors, missionaries, church planters, foreign nationals planting ethnic churches in the U.S. and church staff members. Laypersons who want to be better equipped biblically will also benefit from the program.

Our convenient one-night-a-week format allows completion of the MCS program in only two years. Students may also choose an accelerated or fully online option.

Study and Ministry

MCS students become biblically and theologically grounded while developing ministry skills. In the on-site programs, students are encouraged to apply classroom learning to local church ministry through directed assignments.... [-]

USA Jackson
September 2019
English
Part time
2 years
Online
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University of the Highlands and Islands

The Vikings have been incredibly influential in world history and culture. The Institute for Northern Studies' team will be using their recognised expertise in this area ... [+]

What is special about this course?

The Vikings have been incredibly influential in world history and culture. The Institute for Northern Studies' team will be using their recognised expertise in this area to create this unique and exciting course on offer to students all over the world and to re-evaluate the Vikings; past, present, and future.

Students will be able to critically evaluate key historical, economic, and social developments in the Viking world and analyse the significance and legacy of the cultural history of the Vikings both in isolation and in a wider context temporally and geographically. You will look at Viking iconography in text and film, the role of women, and the significance of runes among other fascinating topics.... [-]

United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
Online
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University of the Highlands and Islands

The MLitt British Studies is the only interdisciplinary master's course in British Studies in the UK. It brings together four key disciplines from across the humanities – ... [+]

What is special about this course?

The MLitt British Studies is the only interdisciplinary master's course in British Studies in the UK. It brings together four key disciplines from across the humanities – history, literature, philosophy and archaeology. It allows students to develop their interest in any aspect of British identities, across disciplines and centuries and offers an excellent foundation for independent research.

You will explore the shifting meanings of Britishness, from the Roman era to the present day, with experts who are highly researching active. You will examine a variety of representations and articulations of Britishness, exploring how British mentalities and identities have been experienced by people from all backgrounds - both in the UK and abroad - and questioning the idea of Britishness.... [-]

United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 6 years
Online
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University of the Highlands and Islands

The sea has often acted as a highway for people living along adjacent coasts and on islands; such communities have frequently experienced closer ties with each other than ... [+]

What is special about this course?

The sea has often acted as a highway for people living along adjacent coasts and on islands; such communities have frequently experienced closer ties with each other than with places further inland. The MLitt Coastal and Maritime Societies and Cultures explore these environments from an interdisciplinary perspective.

This course is based on the internationally significant and world-class research of the staff involved and is led by the university’s Centre for History, in collaboration with our Archaeology Institute and Institute for Northern Studies. MLitt students will study two modules in history, archaeology and northern studies, and then complete a dissertation.... [-]

United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 6 years
Online
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University of the Highlands and Islands

The MLitt Archaeological Studies will enable you to engage critically with current themes and debates in archaeological practice, theory and method. ... [+]

What is special about this course?

This course is unique in its focus on the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. It offers the opportunity to consider wider archaeological concepts and theoretical issues, utilising world-class sites in Orkney and the North Atlantic region.

The MLitt Archaeological Studies will enable you to engage critically with current themes and debates in archaeological practice, theory and method.

There is a wide range of module options which draw on the research specialisms of the Archaeology Institute staff and these provide you with the flexibility to combine taught modules and dissertation research according to your own research interests.

You can develop chronological specialisms grounded in the archaeology and heritage of the region, for example in Prehistoric Archaeology or in Celtic through to Viking/Norse and Medieval Archaeology. Or you may choose to combine period-based modules with our professional skills modules to gain a broader knowledge and understanding of the diversity of methods and theory practised within archaeology.... [-]

United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
Online
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University of the Highlands and Islands

This programme brings together the disciplines of history and archaeology through the study of a specific region, the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. ... [+]

What is special about this course?

This programme brings together the disciplines of history and archaeology through the study of a specific region, the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.

Whether you live locally, or globally, if you have an interest in developing transferable skills in the study of regional pasts, specifically of the north and west of Scotland, the MLitt History and Archaeology of the Highlands and Islands has been designed for you.

Special features Combine the two subjects of history and archaeology in a unique way, towards understanding the past of the Highlands and Islands Full time or part-time study is available to suit your circumstances You can study online through the university’s virtual learning environment (VLE), which means you can fit your studies around your personal and professional commitments Successful students will be able to proceed from undergraduate study, through the MLitt, towards supervised postgraduate PhD level research You will have support from the expert staff at the Centre for History and the Archaeology Institute, throughout your studies You can study individual modules for personal or professional development, or work towards the PgCert, PgDip, or full Masters degree ... [-]
United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 6 years
Campus
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University of the Highlands and Islands

This online programme provides a broader history award, both thematically and geographically than our MLitt History of the Highlands and Islands. ... [+]

What is special about this course?

This online programme provides a broader history award, both thematically and geographically than our MLitt History of the Highlands and Islands.

The MLitt History has been developed in response to demand from potential students for a broad taught postgraduate programme in history and features modules in, for example, maritime, sport and British history, imperial history, palaeography and languages of the North Atlantic, as well as historiography. Taught from the Centre for History in the Highlands, the MLitt History is available from anywhere in the world.

Special features The course is taught by a research-active and dynamic team of historians, reflecting staff research expertise Successful students will be able to proceed from undergraduate study of history, through the MLitt, towards supervised postgraduate historical PhD level research You will have support from the expert staff at the Centre for History throughout your studies You can study from a distance online through the university’s virtual learning environment (VLE), which means you can fit your studies around your personal and professional commitments You can study individual modules for personal or professional development, or work towards the PgCert, PgDip, or full masters degree ... [-]
United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 6 years
Online
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University of the Highlands and Islands

This Masters in the History of the Highlands and Islands is the first-ever taught the postgraduate course to focus on the colourful and often conflict-driven history of t ... [+]

What is special about this course?

This Masters in the History of the Highlands and Islands is the first-ever taught the postgraduate course to focus on the colourful and often conflict-driven history of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, from medieval times to the 20th century.It is a truly interactive course that involves extensive use of primary source material including oral history testimony, material from physical and online archives and newspapers. Critical thinking is essential to the topics covered as is a sensitivity to the way history interacts with memory.You will study a range of subjects that will not only spark your interest and emotions but may also cause you to begin to question stereotypes and cherished myths.... [-]

United Kingdom Perth
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 6 years
Online
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Wycliffe College

The Master of Theological Studies (MTS) equips you with biblical and theological knowledge for personal faith development, ministry, or vocational practices. ... [+]

Who's It For?

The Master of Theological Studies (MTS) equips you with biblical and theological knowledge for personal faith development, ministry, or vocational practices. The MTS offers flexible study options and affordable tuition while giving you critical tools for study and practice.

Flexibility

MTS students may study part-time or full-time, on-campus or at a distance.

Whatever your stage of life, take advantage of the MTS’s rich features:

Interaction with leading scholars within the Evangelical tradition Development stream specialization Tons of elective space (up to 9 classes out of 20) Online-only option Small class sizes (1:13 faculty-student ratio) Access to University of Toronto libraries & student services 300+ courses across campus in theology, biblical studies, history of Christianity, and pastoral ministry Affordable tuition Program Requirements Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degree (any subject) Program length: 2+ years, depending on part-time/full-time status Courses: 9 core courses, 8-9 electives, and a summative project. Total credits: 20 credits (1 course = 1 credit). Summative project (5 options available): 40-60 pages. Qualifying for Doctoral Study ... [-]
Canada Toronto
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
2 years
Campus
Online
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University of Calabria

The Department of Humanities at the University of Calabria is proud to announce the launch of a new Master of Arts Degree programme which will be effective from the acade ... [+]

Master degree courses in Modern Philology

The Department of Humanities at the University of Calabria is proud to announce the launch of a new Master of Arts Degree program which will be effective from the academic year 2015-2016. The MA in Italian Studies is one of the available curricula of the Master of Arts Degree in Modern Philology and has been specifically designed for international students.

The program aims at training future teachers and professors who wish to disseminate the Italian language and culture abroad. The course will help students acquire and consolidate their knowledge of Italian history and culture and strong linguistic skills in spoken and written Italian.

Fifty percent of the lessons will be held in English. NO previous subject-specific qualifications and knowledge of the Italian language are required. Students will attend mandatory lessons and will be supported by tutors. In order to complete the program, students will have to obtain 120 credits over two years. ... [-]
Italy Rende
October 2019
English,Italian
Full time
2 years
Campus
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Novosibirsk State University

The Program, offered by the Departments of Philosophy and Law of Novosibirsk State University, is designed for students wishing to pursue graduate study in ancient Greek ... [+]

Description

The Program, offered by the Departments of Philosophy and Law of Novosibirsk State University, is designed for students wishing to pursue graduate study in ancient Greek and Roman philosophy, literature and art. The program offers a wide range of courses in the history of ancient philosophy, the philosophy of art, the history of religions, etc., as well as reading classes in Greek and Latin. The program is administered by the Centre for Ancient Philosophy and the Classical Tradition, which for many years conducts graduate seminars in various fields of ancient philosophy and culture. Among the visitors of the Centre were John Dillon (Dublin), Luc Brisson (Paris), Dominic O'Meara (Fribourg), John Rist (Cambridge), Teun Tieleman (Utrecht), Lilian Karali (Athens), Michael Chase (Paris), Leonidas Bargeliotes (Athens), Leonid Zhmud (St Petersburg), Alexandr Podossinov (Moscow) and other internationally recognized scholars and educators.... [-]

Russia Novosibirsk
September 2019
English
Full time
2 years
Campus
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Trinity College Dublin

The new M. Phil in Medieval Studies offers students a broad overview of the Middle Ages through Trinity’s excellent collection of medieval manuscripts, at the same time a ... [+]

The new M. Phil in Medieval Studies offers students a broad overview of the Middle Ages through Trinity’s excellent collection of medieval manuscripts, at the same time as allowing students to specialise in one of three areas: History, Language and Literature or Culture and Civilisation.

History

The new M.Phil in Medieval Studies has a common set of entry criteria and leads to a Master's degree in Medieval Studies one of three specialisms: History, Language and Literature, and Culture and Civilisation.

In the first semester, students gain a good grounding in the sources that underpin the study of the Middle Ages and begin to explore Trinity’s holdings of medieval books and documents. They also learn, refresh or advance their knowledge of Latin and choose one option module. In the second semester, they continue to develop their expertise in handling medieval sources, receive in-depth training in palaeography, and choose one further module from the wide range of options offered each year. In the final semester, students write their dissertation on a topic of their choice, with expert supervision.... [-]

Ireland Dublin
September 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
Campus
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The University of Edinburgh - The School of History, Classics & Archaeology

The MSc by Research in Scottish History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research in Scottish History. The programme ... [+]

The MSc by Research in Scottish History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research in Scottish History.

The programme is aimed at students who have a specific topic of interest into which they wish to conduct their own research.

We provide structured research training while at the same time enabling you to pursue a research project that you design yourself, in consultation with supervisors. It serves as both a self-contained research degree and a preparation for further study for the PhD degree.

Breadth of expertise

History at Edinburgh is one of the largest and most distinguished departments of its kind and is home to the oldest established Chair in Scottish History.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh
October 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
Campus
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The University of Edinburgh - The School of History, Classics & Archaeology

The MSc by Research in History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research in your chosen field. We have strong researc ... [+]

The MSc by Research in History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research in your chosen field.

We have strong research concentrations in Scottish history, American history, global and transnational history, Irish history, intellectual history, and medieval history, and colleagues who can supervise topics spanning two millennia and five continents. Colleagues in the department welcome the opportunity to discuss their research topics with potential applicants.

Programme structure

This programme aims to introduce you to independent research. You will be assigned two supervisors with expertise in your chosen area to help you to complete your thesis.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh
October 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
Campus
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The University of Edinburgh - The School of History, Classics & Archaeology

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research. The MSc by Research in ... [+]

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research.

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History is aimed at students who have a specific topic of interest into which they wish to conduct their own research.

The programme provides structured research training while at the same time enabling you to pursue a research project that you design yourself, in consultation with supervisors. It serves as both a self-contained research degree and as preparation for further study for the PhD degree.

Economic and social history addresses the historical processes underlying the evolution of modern society by employing a range of insights and approaches from the social sciences, including economics, sociology and social anthropology. The programme focuses on civil society, material culture, youth, gender, crime, cinema, economic growth and energy policy in a variety of historical contexts.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh
October 2019
English
Full time
Part time
1 - 2 years
Campus
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