Ancient History and German (BA (Hons))

Swansea University the United Kingdom

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The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
4 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9000 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 14900 per year

All study options

About Ancient History and German at Swansea University

Course Overview

The BA Ancient History and German degree offers the study of the Greek and Roman worlds and develops your knowledge of a world language, discovering the rich culture that makes Germany an international centre of the arts and understanding twenty-first-century Germany and its role in Europe.

Key features

  • In the second year, students can take a study trip/field project module.
  • During the third year of study, students spend a year abroad in Germany. Students can study at a University, teach in a school or work in a business during the year abroad.
  • Our German modules combine intensive language tuition with optional modules relating to a wide variety of aspects of society and culture in the German-speaking world.
  • A strong Welsh-medium provision is also available.
  • Students are actively involved in voluntary archaeological digs nationally and internationally.
  • Have a look at our Ancient History blog and Languages blog for news and information.
  • The Society of Ancient Studies and German Society at Swansea organises social and cultural events.
  • Our students have an academic mentor who provides pastoral support and guidance on issues that may affect their well-being, attendance and progress through University.

 

 

Course description

Students study six modules a year, three in Ancient History and three in German.

Students have year abroad during third year of study

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBA (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9000 per yearInternational course feesGBP 14900 per year

Notes about fees for this course

Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2017/18 are as follows:

UK/EU International BA (Hons) Full-time £9,000 £14,900

Fees for full time Undergraduate UK/EU students may be increased in subsequent years of study by an inflationary amount determined by Welsh Government.

Fees for full time Undergraduate International students will increase by 3% for each subsequent year of study.

During a sandwich year (e.g. year in industry, year abroad or placement year) a lower fee will apply. For more information visit our tuition fees page.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

Entry requirements

Our standard entry requirement is BBB at A Level (UCAS tariff points 120) or equivalent. Students should also have a B grade at GCSE in a relevant language. All offers are made following a review of the application form, predicted/achieved grades and subjects, the reference and personal statement.  We also accept a range of advanced level qualifications including: International Baccalaureate 32; Welsh Baccalaureate - grade equivalent to A-level; Access to Higher Education and Open University qualifications, and Extended Project.

International students, please visit: http://www.swansea.ac.uk/international/students/requirements For applicants whose first language is not English, we require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0.

 

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