What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
120 UCAS Tariff points required from at least two A levels or equivalent, including a grade B or above in History.
300 UCAS Tariff points required.
You will normally need to acheive an overall profile of DDM in a relevant area plus A Level History at Grade B or above
You will normally need to achieve an overall profile of DDM in a relevant area plus A Level History at Grade B or above
You will need to pass the full Diploma with a total of 30 points including History at grade 5 (Standard or Higher Level).
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers96%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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This is a dynamic modern History course which is taught by leading scholars specialising in British, European, Colonial and World History; the very people who are writing the books on which our course is based. The course begins by looking at the general outline of modern History since the late eighteenth century and progresses over the course of three years to more specialised research based modules. You will improve your historical knowledge and understanding to a high level and develop key transferable skills that are vital to the modern workplace.
Year 1 (all compulsory modules); presenting and representing the past; 20th century Europe; Britain in transition 1760â??1939; the making of the modern world 1789â??2001; history ba (hons), level 4 (year1), reading list 2013-14. Year 2: The modules will be drawn from the following list:; the second world war; the cold war; the development of modern Britain; us ethnic history; sport and leisure in 20th century Britain; British India 1857â??1947; Englishmen and foreigners; history and the workplace; visualizing the modern world. Year 3: The modules will be drawn from the following list:; dissertation (a 10,000 word project: compulsory for single honours, optional for joint honours); racism in 20th century Europe; sport and society in GB, Europe and the USA c1850â??1940; rural Britain in the 20th century; Orwell and the English; maps and borders: India and Pakistan since 1947; Yugoslavia and beyond.
The £136 million campus transformation at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) has created the modern, inspiring environment students deserve. DMU has been named as one of the 150 best young universities in the world by the influential Times Higher Education magazine, and rated as No.1 for graduate employability, and in the top three for teaching excellence among UK universities, in a preliminary study by the Times Higher Education magazine.
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