Keele University

Degree level: Undergraduate

History

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Course summary

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At Keele University, we’re proud to be consistently ranked in the Top 3 UK universities for student satisfaction, which is testimony to the safe, supportive and welcoming campus we hope you’ll soon call home. You’ll study the way humans have always tried to organise their lives - physically and conceptually, individually and together. Such an appreciation of the past is essential to understanding where we are today and how we’re attempting to shape the future. You’ll learn the skills of the historian as you deepen your understanding of eras, continents and cultures from Europe, Asia, Africa and the United States from the early middle ages to the twentieth century from political, social and religious perspectives. You’ll develop an understanding of different approaches to history and the range of methods used in its pursuit. You’ll take classes with world-renowned experts who love their subjects and love to teach too. You can choose History by itself or combine it with subjects including English Literature, International Relations, Politics or Education. Studying History at Keele will provide you with important skills to carry through the rest of your life. You’ll develop the sort of enquiring, open-minded and creative attitude which employers are looking for. Some career options may require further study, but you could go on to work as a teacher, librarian, archivist, museum conservator, heritage manager, barrister, solicitor, civil service administrator, journalist, or a politician’s assistant or researcher.

Course details

Modules

For a list of indicative and likely optional modules please visit the course website.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BBC - BCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits 112 - 104 UCAS Tariff points including a minimum of 15 Level 3 credits at Distinction
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 - 28 points
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English Language at grade C (or 4).

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.keele.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/undergraduatecourses/history/#entry-requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £15500 Year 1
International £15500 Year 1

Additional fee information

This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
History at Keele University - UCAS