Applied Humanities (Accelerated Degree) at Birmingham Newman University - UCAS

Birmingham Newman University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Newman University, Birmingham

Applied Humanities (Accelerated Degree)

Course summary

BA (Hons) Applied Humanities is an accelerated degree programme which offers a flexible, supportive but intensive option of study for students looking to complete an undergraduate degree in just 2 years. You will study core academic subjects such as history, literature and philosophy, whilst learning to innovate in cutting edge areas of research including the digital, medical and environmental world. Our programme of study has been developed with regional and national organisations to ensure that you acquire the creative, practical and professional skills necessary to succeed in a rapidly changing world. As an Applied Humanities student, you will have the opportunity to establish contacts with a range of external organisations and experts. You will research and respond to real-life issues, learning how to transform your assessments into well-crafted and specific job applications which build on your real-life achievements. This personalised course builds on your potential and acts as a stepping-stone to a self-directed future career.


Please see the Birmingham Newman University website for further details.

Assessment method

Please see the Birmingham Newman University website for further details.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This course is currently unable to accept applications from international learners.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please refer to the Birmingham Newman University website for details.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £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

Additional fee information

The University will review tuition fees and increase fees in line with any inflationary uplift as determined by the UK Government, if permitted by law or government policy, on enrolment and in subsequent years of your course. It is anticipated that such increases would be linked to RPI (the Retail Price Index excluding mortgage interest payments).
Applied Humanities (Accelerated Degree) at Birmingham Newman University - UCAS