Ba %28honours%29 arts and humanities %28religious studies%29 in Open university
The degree starts by developing your understanding of the world we live in through a variety of perspectives, periods and subjects. You'll then take two specialist religious studies modules, exploring religions as an important aspect of human culture, society and politics and their role and significance in various debates and controversies. The modules cover many different contemporary and historical contexts. Your learning in this exciting subject will be supported by books, podcasts, videos and interactive materials.Alongside religious studies, you can choose to study a second specialism from art history, classical studies, creative writing, English language, English literature, history, modern languages, music and philosophy. This will entitle you to include both subjects in the name of your degree, or complete your degree with modules chosen from a wide range of options.Specialise in religious studies within a broad and flexible arts and humanities degree,Study religions from a variety of approaches and perspectives and across historical and present-day contexts,Develop a range of skills that will be valuable in the workplace and to further study,Select a second specialism to complement and enhance your study of religions
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
Study of the arts and humanities requires an understanding of human activities in diverse cultural environments and in very different historical circumstances. The breadth of study and range of cultural texts and objects analysed, combined with training in clear thinking and communication, make this degree course relevant to a wide variety of careers, including:Many graduate-level jobs are open to graduates of any discipline, particularly in business, finance, management consultancy and the public sector. Some careers may require further study, training and/or work experience beyond your degree.public administration, local government, the civil service, art institutions, and social services,advertising, journalism, publishing, creative industries and public relations,education,legal work,business, banking and retail,human resources,charities and campaigning.