MSc Health History

The course examines the history of health, medicine and healthcare in societies and their relevance to contemporary issues with a broad comparative perspective. Topics include nursing, nutrition, welfare, drugs, politics, occupational health and education.

This is a joint programme from GCU, the University of Strathclyde and The Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare.

View the full course information on the University of Strathclyde website

Study Options

  • 2021/22

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MSc
Part Time
2 Years
Sep 2021
Multiple Locations
Award Mode of study Duration Start date Location  
MSc Part Time 2 Years Sep 2021 Multiple Locations Apply
UK honours degree 2:2 (overseas equivalent) in history or related discipline.

English language requirement: IELTS score 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5.

The MSc Health History is organised around the expertise of staff in the Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH) Glasgow. The CSHHH is a research collaboration between historians of medicine and of health and healthcare at Glasgow Caledonian and Strathclyde universities.

Apply to the MSc Health History via the Strathclyde University website.