Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00003G

Are you looking to extend your skills in history for professional or personal interest? When you study our Master of History degree you can gain and polish your research, analysis and writing skills, whether you already have a history qualification or are new to the discipline. Gain advanced knowledge of history as a discipline, specialised knowledge of historical periods of your choice, and the skills required to write history. Immerse yourself in historical research by completing two research projects, a minor and a major project. Hone your skills in critical thinking, problem solving and analysis and thrive in a rapidly changing world.

Designed for

Non-history graduates or those who want to extend their knowledge in particular areas or upgrade their professional qualifications


96 credit points (equivalent to 16 standard units) including core units, a research project, and a choice of listed units. Mandatory intensive schools may be a requirement of some units in this course. A student's program of study and credit points for completion are determined by the qualification used as the basis for admission.


  • Ancient and modern history

Standard entry requirements

Requires a completed a Bachelor qualification (AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent) in any discipline.

Study pathways

Graduates may be eligible to apply for PhD admission. Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies. An exit pathway is available for eligible students.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus International: $56,432 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Online Campus.

Note that this course is offered to international students by offshore external study only.

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