You will learn in many ways in the classroom, in our customised lab, through practical sessions and field trips with a particular focus on history and geography throughout. You will also have the opportunity to undertake work experience with a relevant host organisation.
Studying History and Geography (Hons) programme at the Atlantic Technological University will allow you to:
Acquire key professional skills valued by employers
Progress to the Professional Masters in Education
Prepare for a career in the fields of history and geography
Acquire transferable skills in digital media and communications
Gain employment in the public or private sector
Progress to study at Masters and Doctoral levels
Sample careers for graduates include:
Environmental Conservation Officer
Library and Archives Professional
Rural Recreation Officer
Green Schools’ Officer
*Graduates who wish to qualify as secondary school teachers must complete the Professional Master of Education programme (PME).
- Local History
- Marketing Practice
- The Natural Environment
- Geographies of Rural Development
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies History Geography View 61 other Bachelors in Area & Cultural Studies in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The general minimum Leaving Certificate entry requirement is a Grade O6/H7 or better in six Leaving Certificate subjects including English or Irish and Mathematics, two of which must be passed in higher level papers at Grade H5 or higher.
International6950 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6950 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA819 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 819 EUR per year during 48 months.
Student Contribution: €3,000/year
Living costs for Galway
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.