Programs:

History

Faculty of Humanities, Department of History

History is the study of change and continuity in human communities over time.

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Degree Details

Doctorate (Ph.D.)

The programs offered by the Department of History emphasize the modern world in a global framework. A range of approaches to history, from poltical and cultural through social and intellectual, to environment and medicine, find representation. The Department offers full and part-time MA and PhD degrees to candidates.

Areas of Research

  • Gender
  • War and Society
  • Canada 1791-2000
  • Britain 19th and 20th century
  • Early Modern and Modern Europe
  • Modern Europe
  • The U.S.A.
  • Asia
  • Atlantic World
  • Urban History
  • Science & Technology
  • Environmental History
  • History of Medicine
  • Africa
Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
MA in History
Program Options:
Full-Time
Typical Entry:
September
Typical Deadline:
February 1st

Degree Options

Master of Arts (M.A.)Degree Details

Length:
1 year
Required Credential:
Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in History
Program Type:
Thesis, Project
Program Options:
Full-Time

Doctorate (Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
MA in History
Program Options:
Full-Time