History with Welsh History BA (Hons)

Cardiff University

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( 4.2) 1107 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE V1V2
The BA History with Welsh History at Cardiff University offers a unique opportunity to specialise in aspects of Waless past alongside the study of wider themes and periods. It allows you to place Wales in context, but also to reflect upon Waless contributions to broader historical developments.The History department has internationally-renowned specialists offering courses in areas such as Welsh migration in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the inter-war Depression and the impact of... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
38th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
26th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
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 - 92 = 8% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
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, October 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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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 Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,950 per year
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International Fees
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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 29 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,107 reviews

5 star 34%
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3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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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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