School of Humanities

The School of Humanities brings together the disciplines of English and Languages, History, International Relations, Politics and Sociology. We offer a vibrant and innovative environment as we embrace an ever-changing external world. Research-informed learning is thoroughly embedded in our community of learning and students have the opportunity to engage with published academics across a range of our courses.


Our Politics courses are ranked 9th best in the UK - subject area table, The Guardian University Guide 2019

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English BA (Hons)

The English language is fundamental to almost everything we do at work or play. This course allows you to specialise in English Language and Linguistics, English Literature or a combination of Language and Literature.

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History BA (Hons)

The examination of the political and social changes that have shaped our world is at the heart of the History course at Coventry University. Through studying the past, students can develop the skills employers want today.