Keele University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Liberal Arts with Integrated Masters

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Course summary

Liberal Arts gives you the flexibility to study a broad range of subjects that will develop your oral and written communication skills, and your ability to think critically and creatively. You will cover various subject areas based on your interests, and have the opportunity to research problems apparent on a local, national and global scale. You will explore theory and practical approaches as well as share innovative ideas, preparing you to be a confident, open-minded graduate. Why choose this course?

  • Ranked Top 250 in the World for Social Sciences (Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2021)
  • Work placement opportunities – a great way to network with professionals and build key transferable skills, ready for employment
  • Opportunity to take an International Year to experience different cultures and gain study skills that will enhance your prospects after graduation
Liberal Arts at Keele allows you to explore a diverse range of subject areas in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Our flexible approach allows you to tailor your degree programme to your individual interests and career aspirations. Liberal Arts fosters a deep understanding of a variety of subjects, and develops strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills. This will involve exploring major societal challenges in a critical and open-minded manner. You will study the traditional three year Liberal Arts programme, with the addition of a master's year to further develop your knowledge and skill set. This experience will be valuable to your future career as you will gain an in-depth understanding of your chosen subject areas and demonstrate your ability to think critically and communicate effectively. This experience is pertinent for further study following this degree programme, should you wish to pursue a PhD. The course contains core and optional modules which encourage you to delve deep into topics that fascinate you and that you consider important. This diverse and broad insight into multiple subject areas will prepare you for employment, enabling you to develop key transferable skills such as evaluative skills, communication skills and teamwork. About Keele Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.


For a list of indicative modules please visit the course page on the Keele University website.

How to apply

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Points of entry

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  • Year 1

Entry requirements

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Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

Please note, our fees for 2023 entry will be available soon. Although we review our fees annually and these may change, our 2022 entry fees are available on our website:
Liberal Arts with Integrated Masters at Keele University - UCAS