The Department of History covers a wide range of British, European and world history from the early medieval period to the present. Whatever your interest – whether cultural, social, political, economic history – there is someone doing that kind of history in the department.
10 December 2020
The College of Arts & Law has been awarded a total of three highly prestigious Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowships.
30 November 2020
Ten important differences between Trump's leadership and fascism.
12 November 2020
AHRC-funded studentships are now available for 2021 entry through the Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership
10 November 2020
Why teach Holocaust education across the curriculum? And what role can testimony play in such an approach? These questions were the subject of a CPD webinar organised by Professor Sara Jones in October 2020.
Michell Chresfield, Lecturer in US History on the ACS programme discussed the 2020 election and what comes next as part of the Belfast International Arts Festival.
06 November 2020
The discussion featured a panelist of academics from across the university.
02 October 2020
CAHA is delighted to announce the Department's autumn research seminar series.
29 September 2020
Dr Simon Jackson writes for History Today
09 September 2020
In celebration Heritage Open Weekend and Birmingham Heritage Week, Dr Malcom Dick shares three ways he's been working with Heritage Organisations across the West Midlands.
18 August 2020
Matt Coles writes for The Conversation.
06 August 2020
David Christie writes for History Workshop
With Assassin's Creed: Valhalla set for launch, Liam McLeod writes for Interactive Pasts about historical accuracy in the game.
More forthcoming events
How we are exploring issues of climate through the arts, humanities and law.
The College of Arts and Law is placed 67th in the Times Higher Education 2022 rankings, making it one of the best places for study and research in this field globally.