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History

Our history course stimulates debate, excites your curiosity and challenges your thinking. You develop extensive knowledge of your subject and gain the advanced critical and communication skills valued by employers within a supportive and stimulating learning environment.

English and history at Teesside

Teesside University library has an impressive collection of relevant material which is continually renewed. Study history and you can access the North East Film Archive and a comprehensive Green Archive.

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  Course title Qualification Full-time Part-time  
History BA (Hons) Yes Yes View course
Humanities and Communication Foundation Year Yes No View course

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Quality teaching

Courses are taught by a team of dedicated and enthusiastic teachers and researchers. The History programme has been recognised and commended by the Quality Assurance Agency for its student-centred approach to delivery.

First-class facilities

Our library has an impressive collection of relevant material which is continually renewed. You’ll have access to various digitised resources and electronic databases both on and off campus. We are at the forefront of the application of computers in the teaching of history. The History subject group also has access to the North East Film Archive and a comprehensive Green Archive.

Excellent prospects

Learn to think clearly, analyse problems and present precise conclusions using effective teamwork, communication and IT skills. These abilities are valuable in careers in public administration, the media, law, industry, teaching and a variety of service occupations.

Research

History staff have expertise in ancient history, cultural history and modern political history. The latest Research Excellence Framework has acknowledged the world-leading research of historians at Teesside. History students are taught by staff whose research keeps us at the cutting edge of our discipline. Both the Centre for Regional and Local Historical Research and the Centre for Fascist, Anti-Fascist and Post-Fascist Studies are located in the History section at Teesside.