Joint Honours degrees give you the maximum flexibility to study subject areas that genuinely interest you. You’ll be able to shape your study according to your strengths, interests and career ambitions. This degree will provide you with an understanding of diverse peoples, nations and ideas from medieval and early modern right through to contemporary history within Britain and across to the Americas, Asia and the Far East. History makes a great joint honours course combined with Communication and Society as you'll debate the reasons as to why our personalities, technologies and societies are continuously undergoing transformations whilst drawing on areas of history, and philosophy. You'll analyse theoretical and practical aspects of communication. HISTORY at NTU offers exciting opportunities to discover and understand the past through a range of skills and approaches. This course offers a diverse curriculum, covering periods from AD 700 to the present day. The academic team at NTU teaches specialist modules informed by their own research specialisms, including: The Crusades; Nazi Germany; Aztec and Inca civilisations; American and British History; and Museum and Heritage Management. The course offers a range of ways to make sense of the past and how it has impacted present day by utilising a selection of approaches and skills. The academic team at NTU teaches specialist modules informed by their own research specialisms, including; History Matters, Conflicts and Cultures in Mid-Victorian England 1850-1880 and Real Life Work Project. This course will develop and deepen your understanding of diverse peoples, nations and ideas stretching from the medieval period right through to modern and contemporary history. Our History course received a 93% Student Satisfaction rate - The National Student Survey 2016 and we pay particular attention to developing your personal attributes and employability awareness. COMMUNICATION & SOCIETY will allow you to examine the rapidly changing transformations society, people and technologies are taking. Therefore, it's important that you understand the different forms of social communication that takes place between individuals, organisations, humanity and nature. This course will also explore the way that communication takes shape through the evolving use of the media. The course uses an equal amount of theoretical and practical aspects of communication including non-verbal and unconscious communication. Both subjects will teach you through a variation of lectures, tutorials and workshops and you'll partake in discussions and group work. You'll also examine the importance of the media through which communication takes place. This joint honours degree will allow you to possess well-rounded skills which are actively sought after by employers such as; interpersonal skills, creativity, imagination, independent learning and an open mind. You'll be able to analyse various forms of communication such as; non-verbal, spoken and unconscious communication and global communication. Our History degree encourages you to become more passionate about the subject, be focused and intellectually curious. Both subjects will help enhance your communication skills, develop better analytical and problem solving skills. • 96% of our History undergraduates are in work or further employment within just six months of finishing their degree (latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2014-15) • History at NTU has received a 93% Student Satisfaction rate - The National Student Survey 2016.