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History and Politics

The University of the Highlands and Islands

48 months
Duration
12360 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This joint honours degree in History and Politics from The University of the Highlands and Islands offers you the chance to study two distinct but complementary subjects, based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, yet with an international approach that will prepare you for life and employment beyond university.

Overview

As you progress through the History and Politics course at The University of the Highlands and Islands, you will choose from a combination of modules, equally balanced between history and politics. You will study the history and politics of Scotland, Britain, Europe, North Atlantic and North America.

Over two-thirds of the research conducted by the Centre for History was rated at 4* and 3*, indicating ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’, in the latest assessment of UK university research quality.

Careers 

Once you have successfully completed your BA (Hons) History and Politics course, there are a variety of careers you might like to consider.  Here is just a taster of the kind of opportunities available to you:

  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Media and politics
  • Museums and libraries
  • Journalism 
  • Local and national government

Programme Structure

Modules: 
  • Historians and history PLUS
  • A curious age: European society and culture, c1500-1750 OR
  • Themes in American history
  • Scottish politics before and after the independence referendum OR
  • History of political ideas PLUS
  • Compairing political systems OR
  • Inside US politics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Scottish Highers at grade BBC or above, or
  • 2 A levels at grade BC or above
  • At least two should be from the list of relevant academic subjects.
  • Applicants with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12360 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12360 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • Eu: £1,820

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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