History and Philosophy and Ethics BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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Course info

UCAS CODE VV15
OverviewOur practical, applied History degree combines the academic study of history with skill-based modules. You could find yourself learning to write a funding application for one of your modules, pitching ideas to one of our partner organisations for another, and sifting through primary archival sources in a third.You’ll gain broad historical skills and expertise – how to read historical texts; how to use a wide range of historical sources; how to discuss and debate historical subjects and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
85th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
95th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
73rd

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

History

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 92 = 8% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

History graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK History graduate salary
£18,000

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
42%
History
28%
English Literature
23%
Music
22%
Biology
14%

Philosophy

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Latest History reviews

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Phoebe
02 Mar 22

History (Heritage and Public History) BA (Hons)

The campus is very pretty and the library is well stocked for those doing history. But with the campus being so far way...
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Simone
02 Mar 22

History (Heritage and Public History) BA (Hons)

The university is very friendly and offers many opportunities to be part of different societies....

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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 52 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 52%
3 star 21%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,131 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 60%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Bath Spa University

Newton Park Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 9BN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oldfield Park  1.6 miles away

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