Programmes of study

Within the Department of Humanities, we offer several different programmes of study to broaden your horizons and gain a mix of skills highly valued by future employers. You can choose from:

Within the programmes of study, you can study the subject as a single Honours degree or as a combined course alongside the below subject areas:

The options available for your combined degree will depend on your choice of programme.


The innovative BA(Hons) Media programme allows you to design your own degree and specialise in your area of interest.

Successful completion of the programme will lead to one of the following degree titles:

The course design made up my mind to pick the University of Hertfordshire and the School of Humanities. No other university offered this flexibility and combination of subjects.

Ellie Pilcher

BA (Hons) History and Creative Writing