Postgraduate Pathway: Languages, Politics and Culture

The Swansea University College of Arts and Humanities offers students the opportunity to study a wide range of subjects in a world class environment. The ICWS Pre-Masters course offers students from a variety of academic backgrounds to specialise into their area of choice, or to assist students whose academic qualifications do not allow for direct masters entrance.

Pathways at Swansea University

Minimum 15 Years Education

Fees (2017-18)

Stage 1: Pre-Master's
Stage 2: Master’s Degree
£13,700 - £15,500



Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September

Stage 2: September

Stage 1: Pre-Master's in Languages, Politics and Culture


Semester (1)

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • ICT Skills
  • Mass Communications
  • Academic English Skills (1)

Semester (2)

  • Globalisation
  • Swansea University Delivered Module 1 and 2
  • Academic Tutorial – Critical Thinking

* Stated Swansea University course fees are a guide only and are subject to change. For the most up-to-date fee listings, please visit

Stage 2: Master's Degree

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to the following degree award at Swansea University: