Course overview

Are you excited to learn about historic events such as the English Civil War? Are you looking to explore the American past? Are you excited to explore global social and cultural changes that have revolutionised and shaped human's relationships with the environment? Covering a broad range of historical topics, our dynamic and stimulating programme embeds creative teaching and assessment methods to ensure you graduate as a confident historian. Our degree equips you with the desirable skills of many employers with recent graduates securing positions with the Home Office and Local Government.

Work Placement

available as an optional module for 2nd year Humanities students

Top 10

for Student Experience (Times, 2020)


score for 3* impact in History Research Excellence Framework, 2014

Student testimonials

Additional opportunities

There are a range of additional opportunities available when studying this course.
Please note, undertaking one may impact upon the availability of another.

Discover the Keele difference

Everything’s on your doorstep at Keele, and you’ll soon feel at home and make friends wherever you go.

We help students manage their money and ensure that they receive any funding for which they may be eligible.

Make yourself more employable after graduation by taking advantage of the whole host of additional opportunities.