Studying history – the story of humanity through the ages – develops your knowledge of the past and gives you a better understanding of the present. This new social policy degree programme gives you the opportunity to learn more about the social and economic challenges facing Scottish society and enables you to place these in a broader international and comparative perspective. Why History and Social Policy at Strathclyde? We're ranked in joint third place in the Complete University Guide League Tables 2022 for Social Policy. Learn about the context in which we live today through some of the most important and interesting periods in UK and world history. Benefit from excellent teaching in a range of professionally relevant areas, such as problem-solving, communication, research methods and interpretation that enhance your employability. Opportunity to study abroad in a North American or European university for six or 12 months. Access to internships and placements. Your Career Our graduates have secured employment in marketing and PR companies, the Civil Service and intelligence services, the Scottish parliament, charity sector, banking, libraries, museums and heritage, teaching, academia and journalism. Recent graduate roles include: Business Banking Manager Business Development Graduate English Teacher Graduate Trainee - Financial Services Marketing intern Studio Executive at The Telegraph
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
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Standard Qualification Requirements
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Fees and funding
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*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.