Swansea University

Swansea University

Early Modern History

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). The programme focuses on the period of history that runs from the 15th to the 18th Centuries, and encompasses the Renaissance, Reformation and Counter Reformation, and Enlightenment. Swansea's early modernists have particular expertise in the European overseas expansion and Europe's ongoing interactions with the wider world; science, medicine, and scholarship; gender, sexuality, and the body; art, collecting, and travel; and politics and religion.

Course modules

Modules could include: empire, slavery and liberty in the British Atlantic world, 1584-1808; historical methods and approaches; new departures in the writing of history; people on the move (the forging of the Portuguese overseas world, 1415-1808); Venice and the sea.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,850 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,150 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,050 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years

Campus details

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

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