Study Schemes

BA History [V100]

Academic Year: 2020/2021Single Honours scheme - available from 2000/2001

Duration (studying Full-Time): 3 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; The Coleg Lead Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Timetable Core/Student Option

All Part One students MUST take the Department's Part One core modules (through medium of English or Welsh):

Semester 1
HA12120

Cyflwyno Hanes

HY12120

Introduction to History

Semester 2
HA10420

Cydio mewn Hanes: Ffynonellau a'u Haneswy

HY10420

‘Hands on’ History: Sources and their Historians

Year 1 Options

Part One students must take a further 80 credits of modules (of which at least 40 must be taken in the History & Welsh History department):

Semester 1
HC11120

Concwest, Uno a Hunaniaeth yng Nghymru 1250-1800

HY11420

Medieval and Early Modern Britain and Europe, 1000-1800

HY11820

The Modern World, 1789 to the present

Semester 2
HA11420

Ewrop a’r Byd, 1000-2000

HC11820

Cymdeithas, Pobl a Gwleidyddiaeth: Cymru, 1800-1999

HY12420

Europe and the World, 1000-2000

WH11720

People, Power and Identity: Wales 1200-1999

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Timetable Core/Student Option

Year Two students MUST take the CORE module (through medium of English or Welsh):

Semester 1
HA20120

Llunio Hanes

HY20120

Making History

Semester 2

Year 2 Options

Year Two students MUST take one 20 credit SKILLS module in semester two:

Semester 2
HA24720

Gwrando ar Hanes: Y mudiad Hawliau Sifil yn America

HY22320

Crime and Daily Life in Early Modern England and Wales

HY22920

Writing about war in high medieval Scandinavia c.1050-1264

HY23320

Dread and Despair? : Living with Disability in the Middle Ages

HY23720

Image Wars in Southeast Asia: Studying 20th Century Propaganda

HY24620

Exploring Nineteenth-Century Exhibitions

Year 2 Options

Year Two students should choose 80 credits worth of OPTION modules in the Department of History & Welsh History (though students may opt to take up to 20 credits outside the department if they wish):

Semester 1
HA28120

Stori yr Unol Daleithiau ar Ffilm a Theledu, 1865-2008

HC24420

Cymdeithas Cymru Fodern 1868-1950

HY20920

The Tudors: A European Dynasty?

HY25520

Famine in Medieval England

HY27220

Asian Migration in the Modern World

HY27320

The Rise of Modern Medicine, c.1750-2000

HY27520

Media and Society in Twentieth Century Britain

Semester 2
HA21820

Concro’r Byd: Twf a Chwymp Ymerodraethau Prydain a Ffrainc

HC23420

Trosedd, Terfysg a Moesoldeb yng Nghymru 1750-1850

HY25820

European Society and the Medieval Mind 1200-1500

HY28420

From the Second Empire to the Third Reich: Weimar Germany 1914-1933

HY28620

Science, Religion and Magic

HY29720

The Atlantic World, 1492-1825

WH23420

Crime, Riot and Morality in Wales 1750-1850

Final Year Timetable Core/Student Option

FINAL YEAR single honours students MUST take the DISSERTATION module which runs over semesters one and two (through the medium of English or Welsh):

Semester 1
HA30300

Traethawd Estynedig

HY30300

Dissertation

Semester 2
HA30340

Traethawd Estynedig

HY30340

Dissertation

Final Year Options

Final Year students MUST take two co-requisite 20-credit SPECIAL SUBJECT modules (the first part running in semester one and the complementary module in semester two):

Semester 1
HP34520

Milwyr, Myfyrwyr a Masnachwyr: Teithio a Symudedd yn Ewrop Ganoloesol (Rhan 1)

HQ33520

The Norwegian civil wars: 1174-1263 Part 1

HQ35020

The English Reformation, 1520-58: Revolution and Counter Revolution

HQ35420

The Irish in Britain, c.1815-70 (Part 1): Migration and Settlement

HQ38320

The Third Reich (Part 1): Building the Dictatorship. Regime and Society in Nazi Germany, 1933-1939

Semester 2
HP34620

Milwyr, Myfyrwyr a Masnachwyr: Teithio a Symudedd yn Ewrop Ganoloesol (Rhan 2)

HQ33620

The Norwegian civil wars: 1174-1263 Part 2

HQ35520

The Irish in Britain, c. 1850-1922 (Part 2): Community and Conflict

HQ35620

The English Reformation, 1558-1648: Consolidation and Conflict

HQ38420

The Third Reich (Part 2): War and the Holocaust, 1939-1945

Final Year Options

Final Year students should take 40 credits of OPTION modules (taking one 20-credit option module in each semester):

Semester 1
HA38120

Stori yr Unol Daleithiau ar Ffilm a Theledu, 1865-2008

HC34420

Cymdeithas Cymru Fodern 1868-1950

HY30920

The Tudors: A European Dynasty?

HY35520

Famine in Medieval England

HY37220

Asian Migration in the Modern World

HY37320

The Rise of Modern Medicine, c.1750-2000

HY37520

Media and Society in Twentieth Century Britain

Semester 2
HA31820

Concro'r Byd: Tŵf a Chwymp Ymerodraethau Prydain a Ffrainc

HC33420

Trosedd, Terfysg a Moesoldeb yng Nghymru 1750-1850

HY35820

European Society and the Medieval Mind 1200-1500

HY38420

From the Second Empire to the Third Reich: Weimar Germany 1914-1933

HY38620

Science, Religion and Magic

HY39720

The Atlantic World, 1492-1825

WH33420

Crime, Riot and Morality in Wales 1750-1850

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