About the School of Humanities

Students on de Havilland campus

At the School of Humanities, we're here to provide you with exceptional learning opportunities and innovative courses, taught by staff at the cutting edge of their subject.

Studying with us is about exploring, interpreting and enjoying different aspects of culture and we're proud to have created a flexible, supportive learning community where you're always encouraged to be intellectually ambitious and creative.

You will also have the opportunity to develop excellent transferable skills and even study abroad, giving you a real career advantage.

Chose your subjects

With the University of Hertfordshire, you can study traditional subjects including:

You can also study more applied areas like:

We have over 150 modules for you to choose from, and there’s the opportunity to specialise as your studies progress.

Whatever you choose, it’s good to know you will receive stimulating, first-class tuition.

Over the past ten years we've achieved top grades in independent national assessments for English Language and Communication, English Literature, History and Philosophy, and we support our staff in producing research of national and international excellence.