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History and Philosophy BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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( 4.3) 1795 reviews


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UCAS CODE VVC5
This varied and challenging Joint Honours degree allows you to gain a deeper understanding of human thought and action over time.You’ll discover key concepts and topics such as logic, ethics and historiography through core modules, where you’ll also develop research skills and learn to construct effective arguments. 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.Our Schools ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 23-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
14th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
11th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-20
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 - 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, March 2020

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
History
57%
Psychology
35%
English Literature
35%
Biology
15%
Mathematics
14%

Philosophy

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Latest Philosophy reviews

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Freya
20 Feb 20

Philosophy BA (Hons)

Amazing start to uni, very welcoming with great academic and social...

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How Philosophy students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 39 reviews

5 star 44%
4 star 49%
3 star 5%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 1,794 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 47%
3 star 9%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

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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