Bristol, University of the West of England

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

History (with Foundation Year)

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Course summary

TEF Gold

Bristol, University of the West of England has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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Our staff are passionate about teaching and research. Covering medieval to contemporary history in Britain, Ireland, Europe, America and Africa, the course is broad and we are determined to make history active and relevant. Projects could include producing a video, constructing a website or curating a small exhibition. Past subjects have included the 1980 Bristol riots, the Indian Mutiny of 1857, Rudolf Hess at Abergavenny, the Ashanti War and Prohibition in the USA. As well as deepening your historical knowledge and developing your critical thinking, these activities build practical skills in documentary, film and video, written, oral and social media, and exhibition staging.

Course details


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:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level No specific subjects required. Points from A-Level General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken onto full A-Level) can be included towards overall tariff. You must have a minimum of two A-Levels.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP No specific subjects required.
Access to HE Diploma No specific subjects required.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme No specific subjects required.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Grade C / 4 or above in English Language, or equivalent. Please note the University does not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as suitable alternatives to GCSEs.

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

https://courses.uwe.ac.uk/V10F/history-with-foundation-year


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 £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
History (with Foundation Year) at Bristol, University of the West of England - UCAS