Swansea University

Swansea University

Modern History

This programme is suitable for students who are particularly interested in the study of the modern period and the emergence of the characteristics of modernity from the pre-modern world. The programme encompasses Welsh, British, European and global history, with specialisms in economic and industrial history, questions of identity and nationality, imperialism, medicine, politics, sexuality, and sport.

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a 1st degree in History or a relevant discipline, normally a lower 2nd or above or equivalent. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: historical methods and approaches; new departures in the writing of history; communicating history; Fascism and culture; from princely possessions to public museums: a history of collecting and display; directed reading in history; power, conflict and society in the modern world; Venice and the sea.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
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 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 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