The MA in Politics and Contemporary History provides students with an advanced critical study of the government and politics of contemporary Britain. It develops the knowledge, techniques, and skills relevant to the interests and research needs of individual students, and equips them for independent research and analysis and for writing at an advanced level.
- Study contemporary history and politics in the heart of London, with unrivalled access to archives and libraries.
- ICBH staff include renowned experts in the field of contemporary history and politics, such as Professor Robert Blackburn, Professor Vernon Bogdanor, Professor Kenneth O. Morgan, Dr Michael Kandiah and Dr Andrew Blick.
- Students attend the regular research seminar in Contemporary British History and have full access to ICBH's other exciting activitites, such as our oral history programme, conferences and research projects.
Professor Robert Blackburn
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Academia, politics, journalism, civil service.
Year of entry 2013