MA Workshop 2014
UCL History is pleased to announce a one-day workshop on June 5th, 2014, for those eligible for the 2014 Graduate Support Scheme in connection with our degrees in MA European History and MA History. The workshop will include taster sessions delivered by some of our leading historians and a chance to explore what UCL History can offer in terms of intellectual and professional development.
The workshop is free and non-residential. Lunch and refreshments are provided. Funds are available to underwrite reasonable travel expenses. Those interested in applying to take part in the workshop should complete this form and return it to Joanna Fryer by email by May 5th, 2014. Successful applicants will be notified by May 12th, 2014.
Graduate Support Scheme, a HEFCE-funded programme designed to improve access to
graduate-level study for those from underprivileged backgrounds. Through this
scheme the History Department is in a position to offer four bursaries, which
will consist of a fee waiver and a living allowances of £10,000. There is also
childcare support available to assist parents whilst studying.
- Click here out how to apply for the Graduate Support Scheme studentships
- Other MA funding opportunities for UCL History programmes
09:15 – 09:30 – Registration and breakfast
09:30 – 09:45 - Opening remarks – Prof Stephen Conway (Head of Department)
09:45 - 10:30 - About the Masters (including Q&A) – Dr Coskun Tuncer
10:30 – 10:45 – Studying History at UCL– current MA students
10:45 - 11:15 - Coffee break and campus tour with current MA students
11:15 - 12:15 - Academic session I – Dr Avi Lifschitz, 'What is the Enlightenment (and who is it for)?'
12:15 - 13:15 - LUNCH BREAK
13:15 - 14:30 - Academic session II – Professor Margot Finn, ‘Museums, Historians and Material Cultures’
14:30 - 15:00 - Coffee break with current MA students
15:00 - 16:00 – History careers session – Mark De Freitas (UCL Careers)
16:00 – 16:15 – Closing remarks – Dr Coskun Tuncer
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