Degree code (MRes) NTEHB
Credit value: 180 (ECTS equivalent: 90)
One third coursework, two-thirds research, this distinguished degree permits an even greater degree of specialism for those already drawn to a particular period or topic within book history, and assists them in acquiring research skills suitable for progression to MPhil/PhD study.
The MRes consists of a series of three taught modules and a dissertation of 30,000 words. Each module is worth 20 credits and normally consists of ten formal teaching sessions. Modules are assessed by one piece of written coursework. The 30,000-word dissertation is worth 120 credits.