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(Hons) History

University of Lincoln

36 months
14400 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The BA (Hons) History degree at the University of Lincoln is distinctive in the breadth of topics that students can choose to study. These include British, European, Chinese, and American history, from the Roman Empire to the end of the 20th Century.

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Students in the BA (Hons) History degree at the University of Lincoln  have the opportunity to acquire skills of analysis, argument, and communication which can help them to develop as individuals, as responsible contributors to organisations, and as articulate, critical members of a democratic society. There is an emphasis on the critical examination and interpretation of primary source materials, which includes newspapers, probate documents, films, caricatures, novels, works of art, architecture, and oral testimony.

Home to a 1000-year-old cathedral, a medieval castle, and an original 1215 Magna Carta, Lincoln is a great city in which to study history. The programme makes extensive use of specialist local resources including Lincoln’s historic buildings, the Lincoln Cathedral archives, the Collection, and the Media Archive for Central England (MACE).

Career Opportunities

History graduates may find employment in a wide range of sectors. Graduates have gone on to careers in education, government, the civil service, media, journalism, heritage, and the arts. Some go on to postgraduate study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A World History of Art and Architecture 1: from Antiquity to the Revivals.

  • Archaic and Classical Greece 
  • Archaic and Republican Rome
  • Chairman Mao and Twentieth-Century China 
  • Classical Art and Archaeology: from Knossos to Constantinople
  • Classical Literature: from Troy to the Silver Age
  • Conservation Science 
  • Critical Thinking and Writing 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE Advanced Levels: BBB
  • International Baccalaureate: 30 points overall
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: Distinction, Distinction, Merit
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma: 45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 120 UCAS Tariff points
  • Applicants will also need at least three GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, which must include English. Equivalent Level 2 qualifications may also be considered.
  • The University accepts a wide range of qualifications as the basis for entry and will consider applicants who have a mix of qualifications.
  • We also consider applicants with extensive and relevant work experience and will give special individual consideration to those who do not meet the standard entry qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14400 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14400 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

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.


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