• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Study the (Hons) Ancient and Medieval History programme with Manchester Metropolitan University and you’ll act as a witness to some of the world’s most fascinating – and turbulent – times. You’ll explore the history of Greece and Rome in Classical Antiquity, from around 600 BCE to 700 CE and see how it developed into the Medieval period, from around 700 CE onto 1500 CE.
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Overview

Your study of Ancient History will be vital, as the era’s politics, events and development shape the way we think about many aspects of historical societies – and even our own culture. In your study of the Medieval period, you’ll discover a world transformed from its archaic predecessor with huge technological innovation and social change. Along the way, you’ll learn about war and empire, society and religion – analysing events, interpreting sources and developing an understanding of the transitions and trends that have shaped our world.

Career

Graduates of the (Hons) Ancient and Medieval History programme from Manchester Metropolitan University may be employed in a wide range of industries including: museums, galleries, heritage sites/historic houses, heritage organisations and charities, record offices, archives, building conservation, horticulture and nature conservation, national and local government, libraries and universities.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • From the Medieval to the Modern: Myths of the Medieval and Early Modern World
  • Aspects of World History: Introduction to Ancient History
  • The Rise of the Persecuting Society
  • Europe in Turmoil 1900-1939
  • Empires in World History

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • Minimum 112 UCAS Tariff points from three A Levels or equivalent (such as BTEC National Extended Diploma at Level 3 DMM or Advanced Diploma).
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Specific GCSE requirements

  • GCSE English Language at grade C or grade 4. Equivalent qualifications (eg. Functional Skills) may be considered

Non Tariffed Qualifications

  • Pass Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject with a minimum 112 UCAS Tariff Points

International Baccalaureate points

  • 26

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Part-time fees

  • UK/EU/Channel Islands students: £2312.50 per 30 credits studied per year
  • International students: £3,625 per 30 credits studied

Living costs for Manchester

  • 645 - 1200 GBP/month
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