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History and Politics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #314 (QS) ,
The History and Politics course at University of East Anglia is the perfect course for anyone who’s interested in the way history and politics impact on one another; it’s an exciting opportunity to study history within a broad sense of political context.

About

The History and Politics degree at University of East Anglia will be taught by experienced and internationally-renowned academics. Our modules are inspired by their research interests and expertise, putting you at the forefront of the historical and political debate. And the structure of the degree is very flexible, so you can choose your preferred balance between history and politics in your second and final years, and tailor your learning to your interests.

You’ll gain a foundation in the history of various nations, which will enable you to understand better the complexities of global politics and diplomacy today. You’ll have the chance to investigate the political motivations of those who held power in the past and those who hold power today. And you’ll be able to take a long view on some of the most influential and important current debates today. What, for example, is the historical background to political notions of gender, class and race? What about current theories of globalisation, in the context of the impact of the industrial revolution?

Examples of careers you could enter include:

  • The Civil Service
  • Political lobbying
  • Non-governmental organisations
  • Teaching
  • Think-tanks
  • Postgraduate study

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Politics
  • History, Controversy And Debate 
  • Introduction To Modern History 
  • Social And Political Theory 
  • The Age Of Extremes: Europe 1918 - 2001 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • A Level ABB including a History related subject or BBB including a History related subject with an A in the Extended Project
  • International Baccalaureate 32 points including HL 5 History
  • Scottish Highers AAABBB including a History related subject
  • Scottish Advanced Highers BCC including a History related subject
  • Irish Leaving Certificate 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3 including a History related subject
  • Access Course Access to Humanities & Social Sciences pathway preferred. Pass the Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 30 credits at Level 3 including a History module, and Merit in 15 credits at Level 3
  • European Baccalaureate 75% including 70% in a History related subject

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    15600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

 

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