History of Wales
The MA History of Wales is this department�s flagship Master's programme, as the world�s leading centre of teaching and research in Welsh history from the medieval to the modern period. It offers students the opportunity to explore the history of Wales from a variety of thematic and chronological perspectives, to develop their research skills in Welsh history (including Welsh language tuition), and to pursue their own research project in an aspect of Welsh history under expert supervision from a specialist in the field. This course is intended to provide an opportunity for advanced study of key themes in the history of Wales, together with preparation and completion of a substantial piece of original research in the field.
Good undergraduate degree 2.2 (UK) (or above) equating to a mark of 56.5% or above in or closely related discipline; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 93 (internet based).
Core modules: theory and methodology; dissertation. Optional modules: tradition and innovation in Welsh society and culture; landownership and society in Wales; class and community in Wales 1850-1939; political institutions and Welsh society 1880-1980; political culture and the popular press in Wales.
The course is assessed through a diverse range of assignments, including the 15,000 word MA dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,600 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,625 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,800 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 5,600 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 11,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 2,800 per Academic year (home fees)||18 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 5,625 per Academic year (overseas fees)||18 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penglais Campus||Aberystwyth||SY23 3AR||Wales|
Department of History and Welsh History