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BA (Hons)History

University of Chichester
United Kingdom, Chichester
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Overview

Some people say History is written by the victors – and, as part of one of our most popular degrees, we will fuel your passion for history as we explore diverse aspects of past cultures and gain a rich perspective on major current issues. We will provide you with an exciting, challenging, and stimulating experience, looking into exciting events from around the globe – including wars, revolutions, as well as social, religious, and gender issues that have shaped our very identities.

Programme structure

As a History student at Chichester, you will study a dynamic and challenging subject, explore diverse aspects of past cultures and gain a rich perspective on current issues. Over the course of your degree, you will develop your knowledge of British, European and international history.

In addition, you will study key periods that build on your current studies, including, Medieval and Tudor England, Modern British and European history, as well as African and American history.

Importantly the degree is made to further your next step to employment by offering key modules in teacher education, museum and gallery practice, writing history for public audiences (journalism), and an introduction to documentary film practice. Whatever aspect of Historical life you wish to continue we are here to help you gain the confidence to reach the next destination. You will also gain key career opportunities including work with prestigious international museums, newsprint and television filmmakers, as well as experts in education and ‘history’ for careers in schools and colleges. Few other degrees can boast this level of engagement with the real world.

MODULES
Medieval Europe
Medieval England
Crusades
Witchcaft
The Hundred Year War
Early Modern Europe
The Tudors
The Enlightenment
Stuart England
Social History of Seventeenth Century England
Court Life
Louis XIV’s France
Versailles
French Revolution
Victorian Britain
Fascism
World War I
World War II
Cold War
Modern Britain
Modern Europe
Research Methodology
Post War Britain (Cool Britannia)
Modern America
New York City
Urban History
Legacies of War and Holocaust
African History
African Diaspora
Civil Rights
Decolonization and Independence Movements
Military history
Women’s history
Modern Social History
Russian history
Middle East (Area Studies)

Career opportunities

A History degree is a great point of entry into the world of work. Many of our students turn their passion for the past into careers as history teachers. Some students choose to develop their interests by working in museums, galleries or other heritage venues. Others apply the skills learned on the degree to the world of journalism and public service.

Courses on ‘History and the National Curriculum’ and ‘History and Heritage’ will help you prepare thoroughly for your next step in life. History at Chichester is therefore a great place to start a new career path. It is also a place where you will feel part of a scholarly community in which ideas, cultures, peoples and places come to life through enquiry, discussion and debate.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States