Undergraduate Programme Overview

The Department of Historical and Heritage Studies offers courses in History and Heritage and Cultural Tourism at undergraduate level. Students have the following options in their choice of degree packages or programmes:


Prospective first-year students primarily interested in History enrol for the BA degree package and select History as their major subject (core modules). Elective modules can then be selected from any combination of other subjects in the Faculty of Humanities.

Students wishing to obtain a postgraduate qualification in education are required to confer with the Faculty of Education regarding the number of school subjects they should combine with History in the BA degree package.

Heritage and Cultural Tourism 

Prospective first-year students primarily interested in Travel and Tourism should enrol for the BSocSci degree package in Heritage and Cultural Tourism. History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Geography, Business Management, Environmental Sciences or Visual Culture Studies can then be selected as core and elective modules.


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