History BA (Hons)

Newman University, Birmingham

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( 4.0) 723 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE V100
This course will give you the opportunity to explore a wider range of periods, themes and approaches to the study of history than you are likely to encounter at other universities. Whatever your interests - political, cultural, intellectual, social, economic, or international - you will study modules that will fire your imagination and open employment opportunities. In your first year you will take a short introduction to the discipline, which will introduce you to our virtual learning... READ MORE

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Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
90th / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
119th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
58th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-19
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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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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
52%
Psychology
50%
Sociology
28%
Religious Studies & Theology
19%
English Literature
15%

Tuition fees

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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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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland 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

History
SR
Student Reviewer
26 Oct 18

Pretty great although personally didn't enjoy living away from...
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Zuikomborero
26 Oct 18

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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 23 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 44%
3 star 21%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 723 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 50%
3 star 20%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

Newman University, Birmingham

Genners Lane
Bartley Green
Birmingham
B32 3NT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Northfield  1.4 miles away

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