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History and Religion BA (Hons)

York St John University

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UCAS CODE: V200

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Together Religion and History help us understand the modern world by exploring the beliefs people hold, and how our past led us to our current situations.Learn about the historical events and philosophical movements that have shaped our modern world. This course gives you the freedom to choose the modules that interest you most, and the debates and issues raised in each subject will help to inform one another.In your Religion modules you will explore theological questions not as abstract concepts but as ways we can try to deal with problems in everyday life. We will discuss relevant and sometimes controversial issues such as:Wealth and povertyRelationships between races and gendersThe influence of the mediaThe role of ethics in life and death decisionsEnvironmental issuesThe morality of war.In your History modules you will have the chance to study many different periods, places and peoples, from antiquity to the 21st century. Some of the areas you may study include:American historyEmpiresEnvironmental historyRevolutionsSlaveryThe Cold War.York has a long and fascinating history, and we make use of the resources on our doorstep. You will benefit from our extensive partnerships with heritage sites, archives and businesses across the city, including York Museums Trust, York Explore and Yorkshire Film Archive.In both your History and your Religion modules we will support your learning through field trips and visits in York and beyond. Our work related learning module will help you to gain work experience and transferable skills to prepare you for your career.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 12,750per year

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UCAS Points : 104

104 UCAS Tariff points.

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University information

York St John University

  • University League Table

    103rd

  • Campus address

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, York, YO31 7EX, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    92nd out of 93 2

    28th out of 33

  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    92 44%

    88th

    19
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    49 49%

    80th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%

    47th

    25
  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    95 49%

    26th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    18th

    2
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.96 79%

    23rd

    1

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