The Welsh History at the Bangor University course may be taken in its own right or as a preparation for further research in this area.
It combines training in research techniques and theoretical and historiographic analysis, with taught courses and a substantial dissertation. There is a choice of specialist modules covering a range of periods, matching the research interests of the teaching staff.
This programme aims to provide a detailed knowledge and understanding of a specific academic area of the history of Wales through rigorous research training. Students will become acquainted with relevant historical theoretical issues and methods of interpretation and the use of evidence. It also provides the student with the necessary research skills to carry out an original piece of historical research in the chosen area of study, under supportive supervision.
An MA in Welsh History will give you a detailed understanding of the discipline of Welsh History and the ability to conduct research at various levels of historical analysis. It will enhance your career opportunities in media and communications industries, teaching, publishing and research.
The transferable skills acquired through this programme are beneficial in a range of other careers, including advertising, journalism, consulting etc. After successful completion of the MA in Welsh History you may also decide to pursue an academic career in history, by applying for a place to study for a PhD in Welsh History.
- Themes and Issues in History
- Documents and Sources
- Research Skills
- The Age of Llywelyn ap Iorwerth
- Work Placement
- Nationalism and Minorities
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
- We would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June (for September intake) or the end of October (for January intake).
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies History View 642 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United Kingdom
- Good undergraduate degree at least 2.ii normally required. For non-native speakers of English an IELTS score (with no element below 5.5 is required).
International16250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16250 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7750 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Bangor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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