The MSc in Book History and Material Culture consists of two core courses, one course in research methods, two option courses, and a 15,000-word dissertation written under the supervision of a faculty member. Students have the option to complete a credit-bearing work placement as part of their degree.
The programme comprises two core courses "Cultures of the Book" and "Working with Collections", plus an option course in each semester and the Research Methods course. The dissertation is researched and written over the summer.
Research skills and methods
Students submit a 15,000 word dissertation.
Degree Programme Table
Consult the Degree Programme Table for details of all courses relating to this programme.