What will I learn?

**Learn how the past has shaped the present with this exciting programme which explores international history from ancient to contemporary times. Based in the historic and vibrant city of London, you’ll have access to some of the world’s top museums and collections.**During the first year of the programme, you’ll have a broad introduction to International History, providing a great foundation of knowledge, including such topics as World Cultural History and The Global Cold War.We offer student a range of courses in international history, emphasising politics and culture. Highly topical issues are covered, such as the Rise of the Right: a History of Fascisms and Nationalism and Conflict: the subjects of international order are just as relevant today as always. You’ll also explore empires and imperialism, flows of peoples, material culture, war and peace, and the international significance of cultural and visual history.Some fascinating courses are available so that you can specialise in topics which appeal to you, such as Culture Power and Empire, Visualising Enlightenment, Comparative Monarchies: Games of Thrones, The British Empire, Race and Empire, US History, History of Fashion, The Vikings, History of Propaganda, and Migrations and Diasporas. There’s a strong emphasis on research, enabling you to gain critical skills which are transferable for postgraduate study or any career. You will develop very strong historiographical skills, working with archives, exhibitions and primary sources, and be prepared for both postgraduate studies and future career paths.You’ll have the option of doing an accredited internship programme, which can provide invaluable work experience. Plus consider whether you’d like to do a Minor in another subject, such as Media Production, American Studies or Marketing, to provide an added element to your Major.**5 Reasons to Study International History**- London provides the perfect backdrop to study International History – with world-leading museums and collections on the doorstep- Interdisciplinary programme combining areas of study from the Humanities and other fields ensures breadth of approach- Opportunity to learn from highly qualified, internationally renowned professors who are very active in research- Participate in exciting educational trips to Turkey, historical institutions in London, and Europe- Gain vital work experience with an integrated international internship**Career Paths**Whitgrift School, University of Virginia, Greenpeace USA, WorldStrides- Capstones Programs,The United Nations Children’s Fund, BBC, Bloomberg L.P, NBC News, Al Jazeera

Which department am I in?

Richmond, The American International University in London

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£14,750.00 (US$ 19,827) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

January 2023

Venue

Main Site

Queen's Road,

Richmond,

Richmond Upon Thames,

TW10 6JP, England

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£14,750.00 (US$ 19,827) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

January 2022

Venue

Main Site

Queen's Road,

Richmond,

Richmond Upon Thames,

TW10 6JP, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have US High School Diploma (or equivalent): 2.5 GPA minimum (on 4.0 scale).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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