History and Philosophy BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE VVC5
On this varied joint honours degree, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of human thought and action over time. You’ll discover key concepts and topics such as logic and ethics, alongside modules that give you a firm foundation in historical skills and explore ways the past is researched. Then you’ll build on this knowledge base by choosing from a wide range of optional modules, allowing you to focus on topics that interest you across periods and cultures.Both the School of History and School of ... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | 27-SEP-23

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Uni rankings

History
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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21st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-23
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
57%
English Literature
35%
Psychology
35%
Biology
15%
Mathematics
14%

Philosophy

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Latest Philosophy reviews

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Elly
23 Feb 22
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Daisy
02 Jul 21

Philosophy, Ethics and Religion BA (Hons)

It was really fun year overall and I met really good people that I know will be friends for life. Living in halls was...

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How Philosophy students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 29 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,718 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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