History, International Relations and Politics Degrees and Masters
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Undergraduate History, International Relations and Politics Programmes
History Degree Programmes
History BA (Hons) offers innovative, research-driven topics on British, European and World history, covering all periods from the 13th Century through to the 21st Century.
Studying History as a joint honours degree, combined with another subject, gives you the opportunity to pull together your varied interests and apply what you learn across both subject areas.
On our History and Education Studies (Joint Honours) BA (Hons) course you will study a wide range of topics that, after the first year, can be tailored to suit your own individual interests. You will be immersed in examining the range of disciplines associated with their chosen subjects including the psychology, sociology, philosophy and history of education.
This course will develop your ability to understand and analyse literary texts and to have a true understanding of the historical context in which they are set. Whether you’re passionate about Shakespeare, Dickens or Toni Morrison, this course is designed to enthuse and inspire you whilst broadening your knowledge and understanding of English Literature and History.
Politics Degree Programmes
This course provides you with an excellent grounding for careers across the public, private and voluntary sectors. Uou will develop a critical understanding of contemporary issues such as threats to global security, the changing nature of international co-operation and power alignments, environmental politics, the future of democracy, and the politics of communication.
This course will help you develop a critical understanding of contemporary issues such as threats to global security, the changing nature of international co-operation and power alignments, environmental politics, the future of democracy and the politics of communication.
Postgraduate History, International Relations and Politics Programmes
History MA is designed for those who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of history across a range of periods, regions and theoretical perspectives. The MA in History provides you with opportunities to study the subject at an advanced level.
International Relations MA is especially designed for those with an interdisciplinary background who wish to fully comprehend core issues and approaches within International Relations post 9/11. The subject gives you a thorough and sensitive knowledge of interests, ethnicities and cultures allowing you to understand the global condition.
Laptops, Trips and Internships
We offer our students the following benefits included within tuition fees.
- A HP laptop*
- Funded travel and accommodation on compulsory trips
- Paid internships via the Northampton Employment Promise
- Free Microsoft Office and Windows 10
- Free sports clubs and societies
*Terms and conditions apply