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Studying history at Hull spans 3,000 years, touches five continents, and engages with the vast maritime spaces in between. You are at the heart of our degree programme and will have the opportunity to forge your own study journey. We use the social, political and environmental challenges of the contemporary world as our starting point for exploring history. This creates a fascinating way of navigating the past from classical civilisations to modern communities.
- Gain the analytical skills employers value
- Use the latest technology to explore the past
- Archives stretching back to 1086 at the Hull History Centre
- Study a range of topics throughout history
- Work placements through the Hull History Network
- Internationally renowned art gallery and museum collections
Foundation Year Compulsory Preparing for Learning in Higher Education English Language for Academic Purposes 1 Introduction to Study in the Humanities Group Challenge (Humanities) Data Analysis Research Project in the Humanities Year 1 Compulsory History of Freedom Revolutions: Continuity and Change All Roads Lead to Rome: the Classical Present Human Worlds World War Tudors History in the News Year 2 Compulsory Global Britain and its Past History: Then and Now History Group Project Optional The First Superpowers Three Sixties: Decades that Changed the World Trends and Treasures Interactions and Exchanges: The Roots of Globalisation Shamans, Priests and Witches History at Home Come Dine with Us: A History of Food and Drink Being Human Year 3 Compulsory Capstone Module Co-produced Module The Past in the Present Optional Fame and Fortune Insiders and Outsiders: Community and Belonging in History New Frontiers: Small Steps and Giant Leaps in History Fear and Terror Justice and Law Innovation and Invention All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||80 points|
The foundation year is designed for applicants whose qualifications and experience do not allow direct entry to the undergraduate degree. We expect applicants to demonstrate an experience of a related subject and an aptitude for academic work which may be determined by an essay and/or interview alongside the application. For applicants with Level 3 qualifications, we will usually require a minimum of 80 points.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.