Department Name School of Historical Studies
Institution Name University of Leicester

Departmental Information

Department Profile At Leicester we have a very wide range of study opportunities for undergraduates, taught postgraduates and research postgraduates. Our courses range across world history from the early middle ages to the contemporary world. Our teaching is rated excellent by the QAA and we scored a Grade 5 in RAE 2001 for research of international quality.
Faculty Teaching Staff David Gentilcore; Sally Horrocks; Danielle Westerhof; Richard Jones;
Areas of Expertise Social History of Medicine in early modern Europe; History of British Science in the 20th Century; History of Technology
Special Resources Mathematical Association Library; Transport History and English Local History Collections

Course & Degrees

Undergraduate Courses History of the Body, c. 1400–c. 1750; ‘This Mortal Coil’: Perceptions of the Body in Western Europe 1000-1500; Medieval Society and the Natural World;
Undergraduate Units History of Science modules are available to students in the School of Historical Studies.
Research Degrees MPhil; PhD

Contact Details

Postal Address The School of Historical Studies, The University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH
Phone +44 (0)0116 252 2587
Fax +44 (0)0116 252 3986
Email [email protected]