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History and History of Art BA (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

For most students on this joint honours course, history is an existing passion, and history of art provides an additional way to explore the subject. Art has an important place in history, in power and protest, status and symbolism. Visual culture surrounds us, from art galleries to advertising.**History**In history you will already have your favourite subjects, perhaps the Tudors, civil rights, or the Second World War. You may deepen your knowledge of these topics, but also discover new ones. You can explore many aspects of the past, from 500 CE to the present, examining a range of countries around the world. You will build on your existing research, writing and debating skills.**History of Art**You will think about the meaning of art and its place in society from the Renaissance to the present day. You will study a wide-range of visual arts including:- painting- sculpture- architecture- graphic arts- photography- other visual mediaYou will learn the key issues and methods relating to the interpretation of artworks.You can tailor your degree using the wide choice of modules. This includes modules from other subjects such as American and Canadian Studies, and Culture, Film and Media. You can specialise, or maintain a breadth of interests as you progress through the course.As a joint honours student, you will benefit from skills development and assessment methods from both subjects. Each subject is taught separately, but you can choose a uniting theme for your final year dissertation.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 19,000per year

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University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    16th out of 93 2

    23rd out of 28 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    146 70%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82 82%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    137 72%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%



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