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Postgraduate (School of History and Classics)

SCQF Level 11 (239 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
PGHC11201 SS1 A Crucible for Change: Enlightenment in Britain, 1688-1801 Semester 2 20
PGHC11314 SS1 A Period of Ancient History 1 Semester 2 20
PGHC11315 SS1 A Period of Ancient History 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11289 SS1 Academic Practice and Methods Semester 1 10
PGHC11152 SV1 Agricultural Slavery in the Graeco-Roman World Semester 2 20
PGHC11230 SV1 Analytical Methods in Human Osteology Semester 1 20
PGHC11131 SV1 Analytical Methods in Osteoarchaeology Semester 1 20
PGHC11248 Ancient Literary Criticism Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11031 SV1 Ancient Philosophy in the 5th and 4th Centuries BC Flexible 20
PGHC11160 SV1 Anglo-Spanish Relations, 1936-1950 Semester 2 20
PGHC11242 SV1 Animal and Human Remains in Archaeology Semester 1 20
PGHC11303 Approaches to Diaspora and Migration History Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11209 SS1 Approaches to Gender History Semester 1 20
PGHC11209 SS1 Approaches to Gender History Semester 2 20
PGHC11307 SV1 Archaeogenetics Flexible 20
PGHC11060 Archaeological Illustration Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11083 SV1 Archaeology Dissertation Semester 2 60
PGHC11220 SV1 Archaeology Dissertation (MSc by Research) Full Year 140
PGHC11294 SV1 Archaeology Dissertation (MSc by Research) Full Year 160
PGHC11061 Archaeology of Gender Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11277 SV1 Archival Internship Semester 2 20
PGHC11218 SS1 Armed Struggle: The Northern Ireland Troubles and their Origins Semester 2 20
PGHC11340 SV1 Art and Architecture of Ancient Cyprus Semester 2 20
PGHC11327 SV1 Beyond Slavery: Race, Class, and Citizenship in the American South (1860-1940) Semester 2 20
PGHC11233 SV1 Bioarchaeological Interpretation Semester 2 20
PGHC11130 SV1 Bone Identification, Anatomy and Taphonomy Semester 1 20
PGHC11133 SV1 Bone Manufacturing - Animal Raw Materials Semester 1 20
PGHC11304 SV1 British Emigration, 1603-1914 Semester 2 20
PGHC11204 British Enlightenment: Moral and Political Thought from Hobbes to Smith Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11239 SV1 Bronze Age Civilisations of the Near East and Greece Semester 1 20
PGHC11260 SV1 Byzantine Archaeology: The archaeology of the Byzantine empire and its neighbours AD 500-850. Semester 2 20
PGHC11244 SV1 Cicero and his Correspondents Semester 2 20
PGHC11235 SS1 Cinema and Society in Britain Semester 2 20
PGHC11316 SV1 Classical Greek Sculpture Semester 2 20
PGHC11032 Classical Philology Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11172 SV1 Classics: Greek Vase Painting Semester 1 20
PGHC11173 Classics: The Topography and Monuments of Athens and Attika Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11175 Claudian Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11213 SS1 Clothing Cultures in Comparative Historical Contexts Semester 1 20
PGHC11029 Comoedia Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11064 Conceptualising the Neolithic Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11190 SS1 Conservatism in the United States, c.1930-c.1990 Semester 2 20
PGHC11333 SV1 Constantinople, the creation of 'the city of a world's desire' (330-565) Semester 1 20
PGHC11171 SV1 Contacts and Conflicts between East and West 600-900: the Pirenne Thesis Re-examined Semester 2 20
PGHC11111 SV1 Contemporary Scotland Semester 1 20
PGHC11111 SV1 Contemporary Scotland Semester 2 20
PGHC11202 Core Topics in Enlightenment Studies Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11222 SV1 Core Topics in First Millennium Studies Semester 2 20
PGHC11164 SV1 Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain: Edinburgh Archives and Sources Semester 1 20
PGHC11300 SV1 DIASPORA, MIGRATION AND EXILE: THE HISTORY OF THE GLOBAL IRISH SINCE 1700 Semester 2 20
PGHC11237 SV1 Directed Reading and Research (I) Semester 1 40
PGHC11238 SV1 Directed Reading and Research (II) Semester 2 40
PGHC11278 SV1 Directed Reading and Research (Taught Degrees) Flexible 20
PGHC11266 SV1 Directed Reading and Research in Scottish History (I) Semester 1 40
PGHC11265 SV1 Directed Reading and Research in Scottish History (II) Semester 2 40
PGHC11245 Dissertation Preparation, Scottish History Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11109 SV1 Dissertation in Scottish Studies Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11246 SV1 Dissertation, MSc by Research in Scottish History Flexible 60
PGHC11313 SV1 Dissertation, Taught MSc in History Full Year 60
PGHC11312 SV1 Dissertation, Taught MSc in Scottish History Full Year 60
PGHC11094 SV1 Dissertation: MSc by Research in History (Arts) Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11093 SV1 Dissertation: MSc by Research in History (Social Science) Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11271 SV1 Dress and Identity in the Roman Empire Semester 2 20
PGHC11291 SV1 Early American Foreign Policy, 1776-1823 Flexible 20
PGHC11249 Early Greek Art (1000-500 BC) Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11147 SV1 Early Modern Theories of Slavery, from Grotius to the Enlightenment (c. 1600-1800) Semester 2 20
PGHC11041 SV1 Economic and Social Theory for Historical Analysis Semester 1 20
PGHC11185 SV1 Egypt under the Ptolemies Semester 1 20
PGHC11088 SV1 Elementary Greek (PG) 1 Semester 1 20
PGHC11089 SV1 Elementary Greek (PG) 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11086 SV1 Elementary Latin (PG) 1 Semester 1 20
PGHC11087 SV1 Elementary Latin (PG) 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11217 Empire and Nation: the Scottish Experience, 1650-1850 Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11321 SV1 Environmental Economics Flexible 20
PGHC11181 SS1 Epicurus and Epicureanism Semester 2 20
PGHC11295 SV1 Ethnic and National Identities in Medieval Scotland Semester 2 20
PGHC11298 SV1 Ethnicity, Class and Power in 20th Century Africa Semester 2 20
PGHC11059 Etruscan Italy, 1000 - 300 BC Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11155 SV1 Exploitation, Expulsions, Extermination Semester 2 20
PGHC11263 SV1 Forensic Taphonomy Semester 2 10
PGHC11243 SV1 From Foraging to Farming: the Beginnings of Agriculture in the Mediterranean and Europe Semester 1 20
PGHC11001 SV1 Frontiers in Archaeology: Research Seminars Semester 1 20
PGHC11066 Gallia from the Third Century BC to Augustus Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11210 SS1 Gender and Empire: Contested Meanings and Divergent Practices Semester 1 20
PGHC11211 SS1 Gender and Society in Europe; 1914-1945 Semester 2 20
PGHC11250 SV1 Gender, Crime and Deviancy: Britain c. 1860-1960 Semester 2 20
PGHC11208 SS1 Gender, Nationalism and Modernity in East Asia Flexible 20
PGHC11297 General Research Skills Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11308 SV1 Geographical Raw Materials in the Ancient World Flexible 20
PGHC11174 SV1 Governance in Scotland, 1424-1625 Semester 2 20
PGHC11012 Government and Society in the Time of Diocletian (AD 284-312) Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11025 Greek Historiography Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11024 Greek Lyric Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11033 Greek Palaeography and Textual Criticism Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11022 Greek Philosophy (Plato's Republic) Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11279 SV1 Greek Text Seminar 1 Semester 1 20
PGHC11318 SV1 Greek Text Seminar 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11020 Greek Tragedy Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11187 SV1 Hellenistic Art and Archaeology Semester 2 20
PGHC11182 SV1 Hellenistic Court and Society Semester 1 20
PGHC11335 SV1 Historical Methodology Semester 2 20
PGHC11334 SV1 Historical Research: Skills and Sources Semester 1 20
PGHC11288 SS1 Historical Sources in the Digital Age Semester 1 10
PGHC11207 SS1 Historiography and Theory of Social and Cultural History Semester 1 20
PGHC11322 SV1 History Dissertation (MSc by Research Dissertation Only Mode) Full Year 180
PGHC11337 SV1 History PhD Dissertation Workshop Semester 2 20
PGHC11332 SV1 History as Romance, Profession, Critique: Theory and Scholarship in the West, 1835 to 1985 Semester 2 20
PGHC11009 History of the Study of Classical Antiquity Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11156 SV1 Home Fronts: Belligerents (excluding Britain) and Neutrals Semester 1 20
PGHC11176 SS1 Home Rule in Ireland and Britain, 1800-2000 Semester 1 20
PGHC11023 Homer, Iliad and Related Texts Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11080 SV1 Human Evolution Semester 1 20
PGHC11229 SV1 Human Skeletal and Dental Anatomy Semester 1 20
PGHC11134 SV1 Human-Animal Interactions Semester 2 20
PGHC11275 SV1 Intellectual History of the American Revolution Semester 1 20
PGHC11107 SV1 Inter-Disciplinary Seminar in Scottish Studies Semester 2 20
PGHC11269 SV1 Intermediate Greek (PG) 1 Semester 1 20
PGHC11270 SV1 Intermediate Greek (PG) 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11267 SV1 Intermediate Latin (PG) 1 Semester 1 20
PGHC11268 SV1 Intermediate Latin (PG) 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11284 SS1 Introduction: Why Study Historical Landscapes and Environments? Semester 1 10
PGHC11157 SV1 Invasion, Occupation, Collaboration, Resistance Semester 1 20
PGHC11302 SV1 Island Worlds: Prehistoric Societies in the Mediterranean Sea from the Palaeolithic to the Iron Age Semester 2 20
PGHC11241 Isotopes and Archaeology Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11309 SV1 Isotopoes and Archaeology - Case Studies Flexible 10
PGHC11228 Kingship in Early Medieval Scotland Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11225 SV1 Kingship in Late Medieval Scotland Semester 2 20
PGHC11286 SS1 Landscape and Environment: Diverse Approaches Semester 2 10
PGHC11180 SS1 Late Antique Visual Culture Semester 2 20
PGHC11069 Late Hunter-Gatherers in Europe Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11027 Late Latin Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11026 Latin Historiography Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11281 SV1 Latin Text Seminar 1 Semester 1 20
PGHC11282 SV1 Latin Text Seminar 2 Semester 2 20
PGHC11262 SV1 Legal and Evidential Framework in Forensic Anthropology Semester 2 20
PGHC11162 SV1 MSc Dissertation (Modern British and Irish History) Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11154 SV1 MSc Dissertation (Second World War in Europe) Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11161 SV1 MSc Dissertation (Slavery and Forced Labour Studies) Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11193 SS1 MSc Dissertation - American History Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11194 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Classical Art and Archaeology Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11196 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Enlightenment Studies Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11199 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Gender History Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11257 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Intellectual History Full Year 60
PGHC11197 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Material and Visual Cultures of the Past Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11195 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Medieval History Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11198 SS1 MSc Dissertation - Social and Cultural History Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11100 SV1 MSc Dissertation in Classics Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11301 SV1 MSc Dissertation in Classics (Dissertation only Mode) Full Year 180
PGHC11184 SV1 MSc Dissertation in the Hellenistic World Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
PGHC11305 SV1 MSc Dissertation $ Diaspora and Migration History Block 5 (sem 2) 60
PGHC11205 Man and the Natural World in the Enlightenment Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11135 Martyrdom and Voluntary Death in the Ancient World Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11331 SV1 Medicine, Science and Society in Late Medieval and Renaissance Italy Semester 2 20
PGHC11030 Medieval Epic Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11028 Medieval Lyric Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11342 SV1 Medieval Universities: Academic Communities, Learning and the Wider Society Semester 2 20
PGHC11099 SV1 Methodology Seminars in Classics Semester 2 20
PGHC11221 SV1 Methods and Sources in First Millennium Studies Semester 1 20
PGHC11145 Mind and World in Early Greek Philosophy Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11310 SV1 Non-isotopic Dating Techniques Flexible 10
PGHC11215 SS1 Normandy and the Normans c. 900-1204 Semester 1 20
PGHC11177 SV1 Palaeography and Codicology: Scribes, Texts and Manuscripts in the Middle Ages (Half Course) Semester 2 20
PGHC11132 SV1 Palaeopathology Human and Animal Disease Semester 2 20
PGHC11021 Philosophy (Theories of Soul: Presocratics, Plato, Boethius) Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11186 Power and Culture in Hellenistic Poetry Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11232 SV1 Practical Osteology Semester 1 20
PGHC11306 SV1 Professional Skills in Classics Semester 1 20
PGHC11311 SV1 Quantitative Methods in Archaeological Science Flexible 10
PGHC11320 SV1 REINVENTING THE URBAN: TOWNSCAPES AND ENVIRONMENTS IN THE 20TH CENTURY Flexible 20
PGHC11034 SV1 Reading Medieval Latin Semester 2 20
PGHC11216 SS1 Religion and Ritual in Late Medieval Towns Semester 1 20
PGHC11101 Research Context in Classics Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11105 Research Design and Dissertation Preparation Not delivered this year 40
PGHC11079 SV1 Research Sources and Strategies in Archaeology Semester 2 20
PGHC11104 Research Sources in Classics Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11103 Research Training in Classics Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11074 SV1 Ritual and Monumentality in Atlantic Europe: Mid-6th to Mid-3rd Millennium BC Semester 2 20
PGHC11073 SV1 Ritual and Monumentality in North-West Europe: Mid-6th to Mid-3rd Millennium BC Semester 1 20
PGHC11146 SV1 Roman Archaeology Semester 1 20
PGHC11138 SV1 Roman Funerary Art Semester 2 20
PGHC11143 SV1 Roman Imperial Monuments Semester 2 20
PGHC11011 Roman Imperialism 264 BC - AD 14 Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11224 SV1 Saints Cults, Pilgrimage and Piety in Scotland Semester 2 20
PGHC11261 SV1 Scientific Evidence in Forensic Anthropology Semester 2 10
PGHC11117 SV1 Scotland and Ireland, 1800-1922 Semester 2 20
PGHC11317 SV1 Scottish History Dissertation (MSc by Research Dissertation Only Mode) Full Year 180
PGHC11125 SV1 Scottish Palaeography 12th-16th centuries Flexible 20
PGHC11122 SV1 Scottish Studies Archival Internship 'B' Semester 2 20
PGHC11231 SV1 Skeletal Pathology Semester 2 20
PGHC11149 Slavery in the British Atlantic World, 1650-1834 Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11150 SV1 Slavery, Forced Labour and Identity in African History Semester 1 20
PGHC11148 Slavery, Society and Law at Rome Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11299 Society and Economy in Hellenistic Egypt Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11136 Society and Ethics in Homer and Hesiod Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11338 SV1 Sources and methods for the study of Scotland in the Central Middle Ages, 1000-1300 Semester 1 20
PGHC11106 SV1 Sources for Scottish Studies Semester 1 20
PGHC11247 Special Topics in Scholarly Methods: Anglo-Scottish Print Culture, 1700-2007 Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11092 SV1 Supervised Reading Course (E&SH) Semester 2 20
PGHC11203 The 'Science of Man' in the Scottish Enlightenment Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11018 The Ancient Novel Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11019 The Augustan Ideal Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11153 SV1 The British at War, 1939-1945 Semester 2 20
PGHC11319 SV1 The Built Heritage and the Landscape of Conservation Flexible 20
PGHC11192 SS1 The Civil Rights Movement Semester 2 20
PGHC11139 The Dal Riata Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11283 SS1 The Demise of the Slave-Holding American South, 1846-1877 Semester 1 20
PGHC11206 SS1 The Enlightenment - Questions of Geography Semester 2 20
PGHC11055 SV1 The Fall of Rome Semester 1 20
PGHC11183 SV1 The Hellenistic City Semester 2 20
PGHC11169 The Hymnic Tradition Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11068 The Iron Age of Western Temperate Europe until the Third Century BC Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11223 SV1 The Late Medieval Chronicle Tradition in Scotland Semester 2 20
PGHC11259 The Late Roman city in Asia Minor: Decline or Transformation Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11140 SV1 The Life and Works of Adomnan of Iona Flexible 20
PGHC11226 SV1 The Lordship of the Isles: a political history Semester 1 20
PGHC11226 SV1 The Lordship of the Isles: a political history Semester 2 20
PGHC11144 SV1 The Material Culture of Gender in Eighteenth Century Britain Semester 1 20
PGHC11276 SV1 The Occult Renaissance Semester 1 20
PGHC11137 The Odes of Bacchylides Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11330 SV1 The Politics of Historiography in Post-Colonial South Asia Semester 1 20
PGHC11010 The Presentation of the Classical World Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11120 The Scottish Highlands, 1350-1850: Imagery, Violence and Romance Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11075 SV1 The Scottish Lowlands: Archaeology and Landscape before the Normans Semester 2 20
PGHC11274 The Sixties in the United States Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11214 SS1 The Sources of Medieval History Semester 1 20
PGHC11341 SV1 The United States and the Cold War Semester 2 20
PGHC11273 SV1 The United States and the Vietnam War: Origins and Repercussions Semester 1 20
PGHC11272 SV1 Themes in African Social History Semester 2 20
PGHC11236 SV1 Themes in American Historiography Semester 1 20
PGHC11159 SV1 Themes in Modern British and Irish Historiography Semester 1 20
PGHC11159 SV1 Themes in Modern British and Irish Historiography Semester 2 20
PGHC11329 SS1 Theoretical Archaeology Semester 1 20
PGHC11287 SS1 Time, Space, Settlement Semester 2 10
PGHC11189 Tocqueville's America Not delivered this year 20
PGHC11158 SV1 Unionism in Ireland and Britain, c. 1800-2000 Semester 2 20
PGHC11285 SS1 Urban Environments Semester 1 10
PGHC11339 SV1 War and Identities in Twentieth Century Britain and Ireland Semester 2 20
PGHC11227 SV1 War and Society in Dark Age Scotland Semester 2 20
PGHC11328 SV1 Women in Britain, c. 1300-c. 1700 Semester 1 20
PGHC11212 SS1 Women in Medieval Europe, c.1000-c.1500 Semester 2 20
PGHC11290 SV1 Women in the Classical World Semester 1 20
PGHC11336 SV1 Writing History: Theory and Practice Semester 1 20
HIST11005 SV1 MSc Dissertation (MSc in First Millennium Studies) Block 5 (sem 2) 60
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Part-year visiting students only - VV
 
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