|Location||United Kingdom, Treforest Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This piece of original research will be based on primary sources. You
will demonstrate an awareness of the associated historiography and an
understanding of the relevant methodological or theoretical concepts.
Your research topic will be determined in consultation with your
dissertation supervisor. At the start of the course, you will be
introduced to research in history through two compulsory modules. This
series of weekly seminars will develop your knowledge of the range of
theories, methodologies and critical approaches that inform research
in historical studies. It is during this time that your dissertation
proposal will take shape. Only when the proposal is satisfactorily
completed will you proceed to researching and writing the
Possible Career Options
This qualification is an excellent basis for further research in
history at MPhil and PhD levels. If you do not want to pursue further
research, you will have gained the research skills needed for a range
of careers in the arts, industry, the media, administration in the
private and public sectors, or further education.