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Students examining art at Manchester Art Gallery
BA Art History and History
Examine art and architecture alongside a history specialism of your choice.

BA Art History and History / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA (Hons)
Duration
3 Years
Typical A-level offer
AAA-AAB inc. History
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grade AAB to include History. General Studies is welcomed but not included as part of the offer.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Course overview

  • Study art and architecture from an interdisciplinary perspective, covering a range of historical periods.
  • Benefit from hands-on study of cultures, societies, practices, and objects in Manchester, the home of numerous art galleries.
  • Study at a university ranked 7th in the UK for History (QS World University Rankings 2018).

Open days

The University holds open days regularly (usually in June, September and October) where you have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about the facilities and courses we offer.

On this day, you will find out more about the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures and our resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

Find out more about open days on the  School website .

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Gareth Frier
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 6083
Email
Website
https://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/art-history/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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