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BA History with Human Rights

BA History with Human Rights

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 36 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
On the BA History with Human Rights programme, students will examine human rights in historical context. Students will also study how ideas of human rights have developed historically and choose optional modules that relate to the field of human rights. Within the history modules, students will discover both the early modern and modern periods, and explore challenging questions concerning the impact of political, social and cultural change on individuals, social groups, and regions. Students will discuss human rights, from political, sociological, philosophical, economic and historical perspectives. Students are also presented with the theoretical foundations, substantive knowledge, and evaluative tools for you to understand, respond to, and help shape national, regional, and international legal and political developments. A wide range of specialisms are also offered in this programme, such as: Colonialism and the British Empire; Urban life in Germany; Global distributive justice and human rights; The protection of human rights in the UK; Freedom of thought and expression.