Master of History

Master of History
Master of History
The Master of History, with its specialized courses backed by research from highly reputed laboratories, provides an introduction to historical research and the renewal of its methods while also enabling students to acquire cross-cutting skills (languages, new technologies) and familiarity with the professional world through an internship.

Objectives

The programme offers training in historical research and its applications, as well as building awareness of new historical methods through the choice of a topical or chronological specialization.

Organization

M1 "Histoire politique des mondes contemporains" (HPM)
Contact : oliwievi [at] clubinternet.fr (Olivier Wieviorka,) Dept Sciences sociales   / Université Paris-Saclay

M2 "Histoire politique des mondes contemporains" (HPM)
Contact : oliwievi [at] clubinternet.fr (Olivier Wieviorka), Dept Sciences sociales   / Université Paris-Saclay

M2 "Sciences, Technologies et Sociétés (STS)"
Contact : Philippe.FONTAINE [at] ens-cachan.fr (Philippe Fontaine), Dept Sciences sociales / Université Paris-Saclay   

M2 "Guerres et conflits contemporains (GCC)"
Contact : oliwievi [at] clubinternet.fr (Olivier Wieviorka), Dept Sciences sociales

 

Careers

Any of the specializations can lead to employment in:

  • research (PhD) and teaching (agrégation at secondary level, higher education)
  • consultancy (particularly for training, information and communication, research and services),
  • public administration (local authorities responsible for heritage management)
  • communication (public- or private-sector communication manager)
  • the media, libraries, heritage promotion and preservation.