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History and Politics (Hons)

Leeds Beckett University

36 months
14000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Combine modern history with politics to understand the roots of contemporary issues. Study ideologies and identities and think critically about policies and political institutions with the History and Politics (Hons) program from Leeds Beckett University.


As part of this History and Politics (Hons) program from Leeds Beckett University, you’ll:

  • Examine how historical events and processes have shaped the modern world, its ideologies and political institutions
  • Understand how circumstances, chance and human agency have affected global events and processes
  • Evaluate theories, methods and approaches relevant to both history and politics and apply these to your studies with confidence and creativity
  • Analyse primary sources and the writings of historians and political scientists
  • Be introduced to political theory and key issues around governance and international relations


This course will nurture your flexible, critical thinking and you’ll have the skills to participate in and reflect on political participation as an engaged citizen and learner. 

Opportunities for professional practice will equip you with the knowledge and experience you’ll need in the workplace. As a graduate you’ll have a global awareness and outlook that will be valuable to employers and in further study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Emergence of Modern Europe
  • The Public & the Past
  • 20th-Century Europe
  • Political Movements & Ideologies
  • The UK & the EU

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

GCSE English Language at Grade C or above (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards) or equivalent. Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy are accepted in place of GCSEs.

  • International baccalaureate
24 Points

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • UK PT: £1541.60 for each 20 credit point module

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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