Summary: This integrated foundation year degree programme prepares you for degree-level study in a range of disciplines across the humanities. With a focus on critical thinking, academic research, professional writing, and communication skills, you build the knowledge and confidence to progress to Level 4. Course details: You get an overview of history from ancient civilisations to contemporary history. You develop your understanding of the nature of historical enquiry, including the relationships between sources, theory and interpretation. During your course, you acquire key transferable skills including critical thinking, and verbal and written communication – all highly valued by employers. You also acquire key transferable skills including critical thinking, and verbal and written communication – all highly valued by employers. After the course: When you successfully complete the foundation year, you can progress to the first year of the degree. On successful completion of the degree a variety of career paths will be open to you, including law, accountancy, social work, librarianship, journalism, public relations, teaching, retail management and local government work.