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178 BA Programs in Humanities Studies 2020

Humanities and social sciences is an area of study which prepares students for a huge variety of industries when it comes time to choose a career. Social workers, artists and teaching careers are popular options for those who complete these courses.

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DePaul University Department of International Studies

The International Studies program is interdisciplinary, with a curriculum that focuses on historical and contemporary dimensions of complex global issues. You will develo ... [+]

The International Studies program is an interdisciplinary program that helps students develop their critical reading, writing, research, and problem-solving skills with a curriculum that focuses on historical and contemporary dimensions of complex global issues.

Sample courses include:

Evolution of the Modern Nation State International Conflict Cooperation International Movements in the 20th and 21st Centuries Cultural Analysis International Political Economy Identities and Boundaries

DePaul’s Academic Catalog and our International Studies webpage offer comprehensive information regarding our BA degree requirements, core class options and opportunities to pursue a variety of combined degree programs with a range of concentrations. This link shows a visual map of the different degree combinations available for International Studies students! For students who do not wish to or are unable to pursue a major in International Studies, we also offer an International Studies Minor which offers students the opportunity to gain a basic grounding in a rigorous, interdisciplinary approach to international affairs.... [-]

USA Chicago
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English (US)
Full-time
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Franklin University Switzerland

French Studies is conceived and designed to support and strengthen students’ abilities to think, read, and write in French and about French literature, culture, and the F ... [+]

Think internationally and across cultures

French Studies is conceived and designed to support and strengthen students’ abilities to think, read, and write in French and about French literature, culture, and the Francophone world. Students will begin the French Studies major according to prior experience and continue through advanced courses devoted to French literature, culture, and contemporary society. As part of their program of study, students may spend one semester at a French-speaking university after finishing FRE 300, or complete a series of French courses in related disciplines; students will complete a capstone seminar in French Studies. Students who do not study in a French-speaking university will be encouraged to complete at least one travel course to France or the French-speaking world.... [-]

Switzerland Sorengo Lugano
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English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Kentucky Wesleyan College

The Bachelor of Arts in Religion online degree completion program is designed to help meet the increasing demand for qualified and highly skilled professionals in the fie ... [+]

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The Bachelor of Arts in Religion online degree completion program is designed to help meet the increasing demand for qualified and highly skilled professionals in the fields of ministry, nonprofit work, business, journalism, and other related fields, as well as the pursuit of further education. The religion program at Kentucky Wesleyan seeks to cultivate an appreciation of religious diversity by familiarizing students with the development, beliefs, and practices of multiple religious traditions. Through the religion program, students employ interdisciplinary resources in order to recognize and engage the function of religion in history, society, and culture.

Because the heritage of Kentucky Wesleyan College is United Methodist, we recognize that many of our students come from Christian traditions. At the same time, as a program in a liberal arts setting, the religion program at Kentucky Wesleyan encourages critical thinking and conversation about faith commitments. A course of study in religion develops the skills necessary to analyze and explain arguments about religion and religious positions as well as the skills to construct and present an argument.... [-]

USA Owensboro
September 2020
English (US)
Online
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York St John University

This BA (Hons) course in English Language, Linguistics & TESOL gives you the skills you need to teach English around the world. The programme is designed to give you ... [+]

This BA (Hons) course in English Language, Linguistics & TESOL gives you the skills you need to teach English around the world. The programme is designed to give you both a deep understanding of theories and methods for teaching English in a multilingual world and broad expertise in language structure and use - equipping you for the practical challenge of teaching English as a world language.

Course Overview

The English Language, Linguistics & TESOL BA (Hons) programme gives you a working knowledge of linguistics - how language is used and structured - and an understanding of theories and methods for teaching English in a multilingual world. You'll be able to choose from a range of specialist modules such as Language, Gender & Sexuality, Forensic Linguistics, Child Language Acquisition and Speech and Language Pathology.... [-]

United Kingdom York
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Full-time
3 years
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Zayed University

The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies provides a rigorous education in the political, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of the complex interrelationships that ... [+]

Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies provides a rigorous education in the political, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of the complex interrelationships that exist within and among nations in a rapidly changing and increasingly interdependent world. It also prepares students to be effective, globally aware decision-makers in the opening years of the 21st century. The combination of the knowledge of disciplinary fields with practical knowledge develops the foundation for careers in public and community service, diplomacy, the private and public sector, and graduate studies in the humanities and the social sciences.

In fast-developing and changing societies such as the United Arab Emirates, the people who understand the dynamic nature of the globalization of societies, their institutions, problems, and opportunities can most competently advance effective social, economic, and political developments.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Mohammed Bin Zayed City Dubai
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA (Humanities) program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three y ... [+]

Overview

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA (Humanities) program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three years (six semesters).

The first two years (four semesters) of the program offer a wide range of Foundation Courses for a strong grounding in fundamental concepts. Foundation Courses are offered from the following disciplines:

Literature Psychology Philosophy Sociology Film Studies Gender Studies.

Electives in the final year of the program give students the option of a Major in English, Philosophy, Sociology or History. The program culminates with a research project and the writing of a thesis on a topic of your choice, with faculty guidance.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
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English (US)
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
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John Cabot University

The BA in English Literature emphasizes the historical and cultural understanding of the development of literature in English from the Anglo-Saxon period to the 21st cent ... [+]

The BA in English Literature emphasizes the historical and cultural understanding of the development of literature in English from the Anglo-Saxon period to the 21st century, in addition to the theory of various literary genres.

Requirements for the Degree

Introduction to Literature

Introduction to Literature Introduction to the Novel Introduction to Poetry and Poetics Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theories American Literature English Literature I: Literary Beginnings to Milton English Literature II: The Enlightenment to Romanticism English Literature III: The Victorians to the Modernists Shakespeare or Shakespeare in Italy Classical Influences on English Literature or Italian Visions Senior Thesis Six major electives; at least four in English Literature, plus up to two relevant courses chosen from a list of approved courses ... [-]
Italy Rome
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Bar-Ilan University

Available as a double major with Communication. The BA program in English Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English a ... [+]

Double Major with Communication! About

The Department of English at Bar-Ilan University offers the broadest program in Israel, exceeding all other similar programs in a variety of areas.

The B.A. Program in Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English and American literature, while also giving students the tools to develop high-level analytical skills, critical thinking, argumentation, and self-expression.

Read Between The Lines

English majors are given the resources to help them hone their ability to think critically and write at an academic level, some of the most important skills employers consider.

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Israel Ramat Gan
October 2020
English (US)
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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Bishop Grosseteste University

This course allows you to study TESOL & Linguistics as a single honours degree, giving you an in-depth knowledge of the subject. Have you ever considered how English ... [+]

Overview

This course allows you to study TESOL & Linguistics as a single honours degree, giving you an in-depth knowledge of the subject.

Have you ever considered how English is used globally? Do you have a particular interest in how languages are learned and taught? If so, our exciting new BA in TESOL & Linguistics (teaching English to speakers of other languages) could be the ideal course for you.

Key Facts Award: BA (Hons) UCAS Code: X162 Duration: 3 years Mode of Study: Full-time Start Date: September Awarding Institution: Bishop Grosseteste University Institution Code: B38

Why Study This Course? Free flights to Thailand to gain international teaching experience. Gain your free accredited professional TESOL teaching qualification (Trinity certificate) whilst studying. Excellent opportunities to practice teaching TESOL in a variety of educational settings, across the UK and the rest of the world. Ideal if you are looking to expand your horizons within education, beyond the traditional primary and secondary teaching routes. Entry Requirements You will normally need 96 -112 UCAS tariff points (from a maximum of four Advanced Level qualifications). We welcome a range of qualifications that meet this requirement, such as A/AS Levels, BTEC, Access Courses, International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge Pre-U, Extended Project. You will also need a GCSE in English at grade C or above (or equivalent). About The Course ... [-]
United Kingdom Lincoln
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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St John's College

For those who have already been awarded the Durham Diploma at St John’s or elsewhere, we offer the opportunity to top-up to the Bachelor of Arts in theology, ministry, an ... [+]

For those who have already been awarded the Durham Diploma at St John’s or elsewhere, we offer the opportunity to top-up to the Bachelor of Arts in theology, ministry, and mission, validated by Durham University as part of the Common Awards scheme. The top-up course is designed for all who want to take their theological studies further, including those active in ministry, both lay and ordained.

This part-time course normally takes two years to complete the distance learning programme. All study material is provided online, so some IT skill is necessary. You will work with your designated personal tutor and can converse with other students via Moodle, so it is possible to do this course anywhere in the world at a time and pace that suits you.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
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English (US)
Part-time
2 years
Online
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Boyce College

This core program trains you for ministry in the local church and provides instruction and experience in preaching, Bible study, pastoral leadership, and evangelism. ... [+]

Know the Word. Know God

This core program trains you for ministry in the local church and provides instruction and experience in preaching, Bible study, pastoral leadership, and evangelism.

Prepare to teach and defend the faith

Be equipped for ministry and Christian life while gaining experience in preaching, Bible study, leadership, and evangelism.

Nationally recognized faculty

Boyce College boasts a well-published faculty that is on the frontlines of evangelical scholarship, cultural engagement, and local church leadership. The same rigor they display in their own scholarship comes through in each class they teach.

“Boyce was the place where I learned to preach and where I learned to interpret and understand the Bible. I’m so thankful for the faculty who invested their time in me at Boyce.”Jonathan Akin, B.A. Biblical and Theological Studies, 2004... [-]

USA Louisville
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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KU Leuven: Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies

Interested in the study of theology and religion? In Leuven we offer an internationally renowned Bachelor of Theology and Religious Studies. In a three-year program (full ... [+]

Interested in the study of theology and religion? In Leuven, we offer an internationally renowned Bachelor of Theology and Religious Studies. In a three-year program (full- or part-time) students are initiated in all areas that together constitute Christian theology; in addition, particular attention is given to the contribution of religious studies, classical and modern languages, and philosophy. In some cases students can be granted advanced standing and as such admission to the Abridged Bachelor of Theology and Religious Studies (between 45 to 120 ECTS).

What is the Bachelor of Theology and Religious Studies all about?

The Bachelor of Theology and Religious Studies (also available part-time)will:... [-]

Belgium Leuven
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Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences

The Programme aims to help students develop a holistic perspective of history. It provides a balanced curriculum with equal emphasis on China and the global world. After ... [+]

Programme Description

It is hoped that students, after completing the programme, will be able:

To investigate the development of human society from a historical perspective; To demonstrate the power of critical thinking and analytical ability in understanding historical events; To show in-depth knowledge of the heritage of China and other great civilizations; To pursue graduate studies in history or a related discipline; and To enter various fields outside history, such as the civil service, business, publishing, and teaching.

This programme is one of the Broad-based Admission Programmes in the Faculty of Social Sciences, HKBU. Upon the completion of the 1st year of study, students may apply for History, Geography, Government & International Studies or Sociology as their Major based on individual interest and academic performance. (For details of Broad-based Admission Programmes, please go to http://sosc.hkbu.edu.hk/bap/.)... [-]

Hong Kong
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Al Akhawayn University (in Ifrane)

The BAIS program offers students the opportunity to learn about and examine various aspects of International Studies. Students will be able to achieve different profiles ... [+]

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The BAIS program offers students the opportunity to learn about and examine various aspects of International Studies. Students will be able to achieve different profiles within the program through combining elements from the five concentrations offered by the program: two fields of study: Political Science, or International Cooperation and Development; and three geographical areas: North Africa and the Middle East, European Studies, or American Studies. Each student will opt for one field and one geographical area, depending on his/her personal interest. In addition, International Studies students may choose their minor in an area in or outside the School.

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Morocco Ifran
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
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City University of Hong Kong

This major aims to provide students with professional education in translation studies, preparing them for career development as well as for academic study. ... [+]

Translation and Interpretation Major: Translation and Interpretation Degree / Award Title: Bachelor of Arts in Translation and Interpretation Offering Academic Unit: Department of Linguistics and Translation Mode of Study: Full-time Aims of Major

This major aims to provide students with professional education in translation studies, preparing them for career development as well as for academic study. It offers a variety of courses designed to broaden their intellectual horizons and to enhance their language ability, sharpen their linguistic and cultural awareness, and equip them with skills and knowledge for cross-cultural communication to meet the needs and challenges of globalization.... [-]

Hong Kong Kowloon Tong
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English (US)
Full-time
4 years
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