Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

History

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Course summary

From landscapes and air pollution to the politics of revolution, learn about how modern history continues to shape our world and how historians look to the future based on their understanding of the past. Expand your knowledge of social, cultural and political development in Britain, Europe and the wider world from 1700 onwards. Analyse documents including films, official records, personal narratives and letters in the context of global events. Work directly with communities in Leeds and help uncover the city?s rich history. With transferable skills in research, writing and critical analysis, you will be a highly employable graduate.

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Emergence of Modern Europe
  • Migration & Cultural Encounters
  • 20th-Century Europe
  • The Public & the Past
  • Trade, Colonisation & Empire
  • Society & Culture in Modern Britain 1780-1914
Year 2 Core Modules: History: Theory & Practice
  • In addition choose from a list of Year 2 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.
  • Year 3 Core Modules:
    • Dissertation
  • In addition choose from a list of Year 3 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

  • How to apply

    Application codes

    Course code:
    V100
    Institution code:
    L27
    Campus name:
    City CampusC
    Campus code:
    C

    Points of entry

    The following entry points are available for this course:

    • Year 1

    Entry requirements

    Qualification requirements


    Unistats information

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    97%
    Student satisfaction
    60%
    Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
    90%
    Go onto work and study

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    Fees and funding

    Tuition fees

    EU £9250 Year 1
    England £9250 Year 1
    Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
    Scotland £9250 Year 1
    Wales £9250 Year 1
    Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
    International £14000 Year 1

    Additional fee information

    No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
    History at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS