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Contemporary History and Politics BA (Hons)

University of Salford

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UCAS CODE: LV21

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This fascinating modern history and politics degree explores the events that changed the world from the 19th to the 21st century – and the politics surrounding them.Throughout your course, you’ll examine history and politics in a range of contexts, including international history, intelligence and security and the policy decisions that impact our lives. The diversity of modules on offer will enable you to align your studies with the subject area that interests you most, taught by academic staff who are recognised as being internationally excellent in the field of politics and contemporary history.As you move into the second and third years of your degree, you’ll have the opportunity to study abroad for some, or all, of the year. Students who spend the full year studying at a European university may also qualify for a tuition fee waiver. Would you prefer to gain hands-on experience in the UK? You can also choose from a number of placement opportunities to give your CV the edge, including our politics placement scheme.**You will:**- Develop a thorough understanding of the most important historical and political events of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries- Choose from a diverse range of optional modules designed to explore the topics that interest you most- Be given the opportunity to apply your newly acquired skills in a variety of real-world settings**Visit our Politics and Contemporary History degree CourseFinder webpage** https://bit.ly/3oaLLrb**Explore all of our History and Politics courses and read our helpful FAQs** https://bit.ly/39dvSME**Sign-up to an Open Day or Campus Tour** https://bit.ly/3sAsT8m

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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University information

University of Salford

  • University League Table

    83rd

  • Campus address

    University of Salford, The Crescent, Salford, Manchester, M5 4WT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    83rd out of 90 20

    61st out of 86 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    105 54%

    57th

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    52.0 52%

    60th

    19
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.39 88%

    8th

    6
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    103 50%

    64th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    26th

    15
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.27 85%

    5th

    26

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