Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.


  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.


  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.


  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Fascinated by the past? Want to make a difference in the present? Develop practical and professional skills with our applied History degree.**- Develop practical and professional skills and apply them to contemporary challenges, issues and debates.- Use your understanding of evidence and your ability to analyse information to solve problems and challenge convention.- Explore the next stage in your career - our graduates have gone on to work with leading employers in a wide range of different roles. Apply your knowledge of History to contemporary challenges, issues and debates. Our innovative History degree has been designed to enable you to acquire specialised subject knowledge alongisde practical and professional skills.Our History course is inspiring, innovative and compelling. Our Newton Park campus is beautiful, but it’s also a historic resource in its own right and a way into a wide range of historical subjects and approaches – from reading a landscape to analysing the symbols of wealth and power and tracing their international connections.The nearby cities of Bath and Bristol offer an extraordinary wealth of material for historical study. Bristol, after all, is where the statue of Edward Colston was toppled into the river, and made us all reflect on the ways history continues to shape the present; we need to understand where we’ve been to have a sense of where we might go next.**Develop practical and professional skills**Working collaboratively with a wide range of disciplines, we offer a unique approach to learning in and outside your subject.You’ll become a confident communicator, able to sift through the raw materials of history and re-present your findings to any audience – on any platform. Yes, you’ll write essays. But you’ll also learn to podcast, tweet, blog, create scripts for film and radio, and adapt your style to suit a range of consumers, including young audiences. We also want you to be able to plan and initiate projects, work with your peers and with our external partners, and make a contribution to our wider community.Our programmes are taught by people whose research embraces past and present, abstract concepts and physical structures. It crosses continents. You'll analyse big data and tiny fragments of text, and explore objects and images, the rhetoric of power, the gaps in the narrative. **What can you do with a History degree?**Our research has impact internationally, nationally and locally. Our teaching draws on this and on our work as policy advisors, trustees, fundraisers, advocates, curators, conservators, broadcasters, game designers, web editors, poets. Our graduates go on to do all of these things – and more.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

Information not available

Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

Choose a qualification

A level : CCC - BBC

A Level - grades BCC-CCC usually including a Grade C in History or a related subject.


University information

Bath Spa University

  • University League Table


  • Campus address

    Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Newton St Loe, Bath, Bath And North East Somerset, BA2 9BN, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    73rd out of 91 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    108 55%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54.0 54%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.81 76%



Suggested courses

Bristol, University of the West of England

History BA (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

University league table

University of Wolverhampton

History with Secondary Education (QTS) BA (Hons)

University of Wolverhampton

History league table

University of Nottingham

History BA (Hons)

University of Nottingham

University league table


Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...



Thanks for your feedback!