University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Cultural Astronomy and Astrology (Taught)

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Course summary

Cultural Astronomy and Astrology (MA) is a unique course which deals with the ways in which human beings attribute meaning to the planets, stars and sky, and construct cosmologies which provide the basis for culture and society. Why Cultural Astronomy and Astrology? Cultural Astronomy and Astrology (MA) is the only academic degree in the world to examine our relationship with the cosmos.


PG Cert, PG Dip & MA • Cosmology, Magic and Divination (30 credits; optional) • Foundations in Cultural Astronomy and Astrology (30 credits; compulsory) • History of Astrology (30 credits; optional) • Researching Contemporary Cosmologies (30 credits; compulsory) • Sacred Geography (30 credits; optional) • Sacred Skies (30 credits; optional) • Sky and Psyche (30 credits; optional). MA • MA Dissertation in Cultural Astronomy and Astrology (60 credits; compulsory).

Entry requirements

The normal entry qualification is a good first degree (2:1 or equivalent in UK grading) in an appropriate arts/humanities/social sciences area including History, Cultural Studies, Sociology, Psychology, Theology and/or Religious Studies. If you have a good first degree - a BA or BSc - in another discipline and/or substantial relevant background experience and evidence of relevant study then discuss this with the Programme Director.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7800 Whole course
England £7800 Whole course
Northern Ireland £7800 Whole course
Scotland £7800 Whole course
Wales £7800 Whole course
Channel Islands £7800 Whole course
International £15000 Whole course

Additional fee information

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Cultural Astronomy and Astrology at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS