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Postgraduate Certificate in Humanities

Postgraduate Certificate in Humanities

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

1 year

Start date

APR

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Humanities / General Studies / Combined Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

If you have a passion for the arts and are looking for an intellectual challenge, this certificate course provides you with an excellent opportunity to upgrade your qualifications. You will deepen your understanding of art history, classical studies, philosophy or creative writing, while developing advanced research and analytical skills that will give you the edge in today’s competitive jobs market and prepare you for further academic study.

Key features of the course

  • Extends knowledge and skills acquired at undergraduate level
  • A choice of pathways enables you to focus your particular subject interest
  • Develops critical thinking skills that are highly prized by employers
  • Gives you 60 credits towards a masters degree if you wish to study further.

Career relevance

Studying the Postgraduate Certificate in Humanities will provide you with an opportunity to build on skills acquired at undergraduate level. It will further develop your capability to read and analyse large amounts of written material and improve on your ability to convert knowledge acquired during your studies into lucid written responses. These transferable skills are in demand in many areas of the public and private sector, such as advertising, marketing and public relations; educational, charity and development; or government and public administration.

Completing the certificate will give you a worthwhile qualification in its own right, and you can also count the credits towards one of our MAs providing you take account of the unique study rule.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

2,210

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

3,410

Entry requirements

You must hold an honours degree to study for this qualification. Although your degree need not be in humanities, you must have the basic skills expected of a graduate in that area.