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History Courses at Northumbria

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Are you looking for a history degree that combines the study of the past with 21-century employability? History at Northumbria University offers a historical perspective on present-day challenges and concerns, including environmental change, global connectivity, gender equality, war and conflict, and the power of media and culture.

Teaching means much more than seminars and lectures. Our History staff members make innovative use of media, including film, music and digital technology. Joint knowledge creation, place-based learning and public engagement are embedded in our History curriculum which includes group projects, work placements, excursions and student-led conferences.

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Music BA (Hons)

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Music at Northumbria University offers performance modules centred on a generous provision of individual instrumental/vocal tuition,…

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American Studies BA (Hons)

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

American Studies is the perfect course if you want to learn more about the history, literature, politics, film, art and popular culture…

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History and Politics BA (Hons)

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Do you want to learn about the past to gain a better understanding of the present? If you share our passion for the past and fascination…

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Music Foundation Year

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 1 year full-time followed by a further 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

The Music Foundation Year course will provide you with all the skills and knowledge you’ll need to take the next step into a Music…

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Humanities Foundation Year

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 1 year full-time followed by a further 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

This foundation year will prepare you for degree level study in a range of disciplines across Humanities whilst emphasising the transferable…

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History BA (Hons)

Undergraduate | Newcastle | 3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

History BA (Hons) at Northumbria University offers a high level of flexibility as well as thorough training in the skills of the professional…

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