Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in History and Geography
This programme provides top quality teaching and will appeal to those with an interest in history, geography, archaeology, or wildlife. The course provides graduates with a range of transferable skills in digital media, mapping and communications that are valued by employers.
You will learn in many ways in the classroom, in our customised lab, through practical sessions and field trips with a particular focus on history and geography throughout. You will also have the opportunity to undertake work experience with a relevant host organisation.
Studying History & Geography in GMIT Mayo Campus will allow you to:
Acquire key professional skills valued by employers
Progress to the Professional Masters in Education
Prepare for a career in the fields of history and geography
Acquire transferable skills in digital media and communications
Gain employment in the public or private sector
Progress to study at Masters and Doctoral levels
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Why Study this course?
Our close links with programmes and colleges in other EU member states allow our students the option of studying abroad for a semester or a full academic year
Students have the opportunity to complete work experience as part of their studies, providing valuable practical experience and industry contacts
Graduates of the programme are eligible to progress to the Professional Master of Education Programme for History and Geography teaching at second level. In addition, they can also apply for post-graduate study in the areas of History, Archaeology, Rural Development, Arts Management and GIS.