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 English and Creative Writing courses are ranked 16th best in the UK - Guardian University Guide 2020

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English and Journalism BA (Hons)

Whether you want to write for print or online audiences, this English and Journalism course can show you how to communicate effectively.

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History and Politics BA (Hons)

We combine the teaching of comparative 20th century politics and political ideas with modern global, political and social history.