Ancient History and History BA (Hons)

Cardiff University

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UCAS CODE V117
By combining Ancient History and History, you will gain a wealth of transferable skills and knowledge, opening the doors to a variety of career paths. The time spent on each subject is equally shared, allowing you to study the entire range of the human past – ancient, medieval, and modern – through material, written and visual evidence.The modules offered on the programme develop your knowledge and critical understanding of the political, social, economic, and cultural structures of past ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
41st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
26th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

History

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

History graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK History graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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Extended Project
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
62%
Psychology
33%
English Literature
30%
Biology
20%
Mathematics
19%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£20,450 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£20,450 per year
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31 Jan 22

Ancient History and History BA (Hons)

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Student rating ( 4.3) 11 reviews

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Where you'll study

Cardiff University

30-36 Newport Road Cardiff
CF24 0DE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cardiff Queen Street  0.1 miles away

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