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History (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

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Course info

UCAS CODE V10F
IntroductionWhy study history?History isnt just about facts. Its about the human experience in all its diversity. Its also about acquiring a sense of enquiry, which will sustain you during and after your studies; History is a long-established discipline, much respected by employers because of the critical skills it gives you. Understanding the past equips us to engage more intelligently with the present and to play a more valuable and informed part in society, whatever career path you decide to ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time including foundation year | Frenchay Campus | 4 Years | 13-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
104th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
64th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
68th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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 - 93 = 7% 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
£17,000
UK History graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
47%
History
28%
English Literature
22%
Sociology
19%
Photography
17%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£13,500 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest History reviews

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06 Dec 17

History BA (Hons)

I've had a totally new...
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06 Dec 16

History BA (Hons)

Exciting meeting new people but hard...

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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 7 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 57%
3 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,099 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 57%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Bristol, University of the West of England
CompUniGuide ranking
64th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. With campuses spanning the city, it offers the freedom and excitement of living in a big city, but within a supportive campus community. With a diverse student body of 30,000 students and more than 400 courses covering a wide range of subject areas, there’s something for everyone. The University was awarded TEF gold status in the latest Government rankings for higher education providers, so you can be confident that you’ll be getting the very best standard of teaching. This is the highest possible rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Coldharbour Lane Bristol
South Gloucestershire
BS16 1QY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bristol Parkway  0.6 miles away

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