Swansea University

Swansea University

History

The wide-ranging expertise of Swansea University's historians offers the study of British, European, American or Asian history. The course allows students to explore the history of art and culture, empire, gender, politics, religion, sexuality and science. Students are introduced to key concepts that shape the study of history. Students on the course benefit not only from the unusual concentration of historians at Swansea, but also from the existence of the College of Arts and Humanities Research Centres, the Callaghan Centre for the Study of Conflict, Power and Empires and the Richard Burton Centre.

Entry requirements

Normally a good Honours degree (1st Class or 2.1) in history or a related subject. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

Modules on the course typically include: historical methods and approaches; new departures in the writing of history; communicating history; from princely possessions to public museums (a history of collecting and display); power, conflict and society in the modern world; medieval manuscripts; fascism and culture; Venice and the sea.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,850 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,850 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,850 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,850 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 606752