Old Aberdeen Campus
Study with us at Aberdeen and immerse yourself in past human experience, exploring the medieval, early modern and modern periods in Scotland, Europe and the wider world – at a university steeped in five hundred years of history.
Year 1: Making History – An introduction to the subject at university level (compulsory); Plus a choice of two courses from: Europe in the Twentieth Century; Renaissances and Reformations; Vikings!
Year 2: Choice of level 2 history courses, from: Kingship, Clearances and Conflict:Debates in Scottish History; Power and Piety: Medieval Europe, 1100-1500; Birth of Modernity: Politics, Culture and Science in Europe, 1700-1870; Global Empire in the Long Nineteenth Century.
Years 3 and 4: Thinking History; Special Subject; History in Practice; Undergraduate Dissertation in History; Focused Honours Options reflecting student and staff interests.
2024 entry requirements:
4 Highers at AABB (by end of S5) plus English at National 5. Those with Highers at BBB by end of S5 are encouraged to apply.
Entry to year 2 may be possible with 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including History and another relevant subject at AB or BA.
Widening access entry:
2 Highers at BB (by end of S5). Additional Highers/Advanced Highers in S6.
Please refer to list below
Arts and Social Sciences
Divinity, History and Philosophy
|Anthropology and History
Archaeology and History
Art History and History
Business Management and History
Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies and History
Economics and History
English and History
Film and Visual Culture and History
French and History
French and History (5 years)
Gaelic Studies and History
German and History (4 and 5 years)
History and History of Art
History and International Relations
History and Legal Studies
History and Philosophy
History and Politics
History and Sociology
History and Theology and Religion
History with Music Studies