Swansea University

Swansea University

Early Modern History

The programme offers the study of the period of history that runs from the 15th to the 18th Centuries, and encompasses the Renaissance, Reformation and Counter Reformation, and Enlightenment. The wide-ranging expertise of Swansea University's early modern historians allows students to study British, European, American or Asian history. The programme explores the history of art and culture, empire, gender, politics, religion, sexuality and science.

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a 1st degree in history or a relevant discipline, normally an upper 2nd or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules could include: historical methods and approaches; new departures in the writing of history; from princely possessions to public museums (a history of collecting and display); Venice and the sea; medieval manuscripts; gender and humour in medieval Europe; directed reading in history.

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