Our distinctive and innovative course is the newest single honours History degree in the country, admitting its first students in 2014. The course has been designed in light of a unique consultation process involving current, recent and prospective students. The course spans the period from 1600 to the present, focusing mostly on the modern era. Its subject matter includes Britain and Continental Europe, but extends further afield to North America, the British Empire and China. You can also choose to study a foreign language as part of this course.