The University of Southampton
HumanitiesPostgraduate study

Taught Degrees

From language and music, to philosophical debate, history and culture in all its forms, discover what makes us human.

In Humanities we offer a broad range of postgraduate masters programmes to prepare you for the future. We provide opportunities in vocational training, in-depth research and for a wider cultural understanding.



MSc Archaeology, MSc/MA Maritime Archaeology, MSc Business and Heritage, MA Osteoarchaeology

Heritage house


MA 20th and 21st Century Literature, MA English Literary Studies, MA Eighteenth-Century Studies, MA Medieval and Renaissance Culture, MA Creative Writing



MA Film and Cultural Management, MA Film Studies



MA Eighteenth-Century Studies, MA Medieval and Renaissance Culture, MA Jewish History and Culture, MA History

Ancient statue


Mmus Music (Performance, Composition, Musicology), MA Eighteeth Century Studies, MA Medieval and Renaissance Culture


Modern Languages

Contemporary Europe, French Studies, German Studies, Linguistic Studies, Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies, English Language Studies

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Join us on Wednesday 22nd November 2017 to find out what it's really like to study at Southampton.

Speak directly to staff and students on campus, and learn about our courses, our world-class facilities and funding opportunities.

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