The course offers students the opportunity to study modern British, continental European, American and/or world history from the early 19th century to the present with a team of leading specialists in their fields. The course embraces a range of perspectives including political, diplomatic, social, cultural and media history, and also provides students with intensive training in research skills and methods for modern history, including the opportunity to develop or enhance their knowledge of a European language.
Applicants require an Honours degree (at least 2.2 with a final average at least 56.5%) or equivalent in a related discipline. IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 93 (internet based) where applicable.
The course is assessed through a diverse range of assignments, including the 15,000 word MA dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 5,600 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 11,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,600 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 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|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,625 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,800 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penglais Campus||Aberystwyth||SY23 3AR||Wales|
Department of History and Welsh History