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Undergraduate Humanities courses

Undergraduate Humanities courses

Our flexible approach to studying means that you can focus intensely on a single subject, or combine two as a joint honours degree.

  • Creative & Professional Writing (Joint Honours)

    Creative & Professional Writing at Worcester is designed to challenge and inspire you to maximise your creative potential. It can be studied as part of a joint honours degree with another subject.

  • Creative & Professional Writing degrees

    Develop expertise in commercial practice (writing for magazines, reviewing, scriptwriting, editing) and understanding of publishing and marketing processes alongside working towards your own, creative development.

  • Criminology BA (Hons)

    This programme is designed for individuals who have an interest in developing their knowledge and critical understanding of crime.

  • Criminology with Policing BA (Hons)

  • English Language (Joint Honours)

    Explore the power that language has to influence how people view their world, from community formation to personal identity and business relations.

  • English Language degrees

    Focus on the socio-cultural aspects of language use and explore linguistic and stylistic choices.

  • English Literature BA (Hons)

    Study literature from the 16th to the 21st centuries, enhance your career prospects and learn how to read and interpret the world around you.

  • English Literature degrees

    Explore literatures from the 16th to 21st centuries, embracing both mainstream, ‘canonical’ and less familiar, ‘marginal’ texts.

  • History BA (Hons)

    History shapes and reshapes our world every day. At Worcester, you can shape history to suit you.

  • History degrees

    Study the political, cultural and social history of Britain, Europe and the wider world from the 16th to 20th centuries.

  • Law LLB (Hons)

    Wherever you study law, it can be a challenging and rewarding subject. At Worcester, the big difference is the personal level of support we give you throughout your time here.

  • Law with Criminology LLB (Hons)

    Law with Criminology at Worcester combines a strong foundation in core principles of law and also enables you to gain a valuable insight into related areas of Criminology.

  • Law with Forensic Psychology LLB (Hons)

    Law with Forensic Psychology at Worcester combines a strong foundation in core principles of law and also enables you to gain a valuable insight into related areas of forensic psychology.

  • Media & Culture BA (Hons)

    Examine how the media operates, and how it works to shape our culture, through a diverse range of topics.

  • Media & Culture degrees

    Investigate the ways in which the media and digital communication have shaped today’s world, its values and politics.

  • Politics (Joint Honours)

    Read key information about our Politics joint honours degree, including career progression, transferable skills and our wide range of modules.

  • Politics degrees

    The Politics course is structured to provide a people-centred view of politics past and present.

  • Sociology BA (Hons)

    Through the lens of sociological theory, you will learn about the social causes and consequences of common human experiences and issues.

  • Sociology degrees

    Focus on issues at the heart of the modern world.