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History and Drama (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #351 (WUR) Canterbury, United Kingdom
The History and Drama (Hons) course from University of Kent provides a distinctive balance of practical and theoretical elements allowing you to develop the skills and vision needed for employment in the creative industries and beyond. 
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Overview

The History and Drama (Hons) course from University of Kent provides a diverse range of perspectives on the stage of world history, developing valuable skills in critical analysis, reconciliation of differing opinion and representation of complex arguments in a clear and cohesive manner.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching is by a combination of lectures, providing a broad overview, and seminars, which focus on discussing particular issues and are led by student presentations. Lectures and seminars use a variety of materials, including original documents, films and documentaries, illuminated manuscripts, slide and PowerPoint demonstrations.

Careers

Many graduates have found employment in fields such as journalism and the media, management and administration, event management, local and national civil services, the museums and heritage sector, commerce and banking, teaching and research, and the law.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Making Performance 
  • Making History: Theory and Practice
  • Introduction to the History of Medicine
  • The Emergence of America:From European Settlement to 1880
  • The Rise of the United States Since 1880
  • Early Medieval Europe
  • Later Medieval Europe

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

  • A level: BBB including History, Classics-Ancient History or Classics-Classical Civilisation grade B excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking
  • Access to HE Diploma: The University will not necessarily make conditional offers to all Access candidates but will continue to assess them on an individual basis. 
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (formerly BTEC National Diploma): The University will consider applicants holding BTEC National Diploma and Extended National Diploma Qualifications (QCF; NQF; OCR) on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us for further advice on your individual circumstances. 
  • International Baccalaureate: 34 points overall or 16 points at HL including History 5 at HL or 6 at SL

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15700 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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Part-time

  • UK/EU: £4625
  • Overseas: £7850

Living costs for Canterbury

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies. 

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