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A BA in a chosen field is an academic degree that studies the basics of this field along with some general knowledge. BA stands for Bachelor of Arts, and the general studies are often in the liberal arts while majors may be in the humanities, fine arts or social sciences. On average, this degree takes four years to complete. More specifically, what is a BA in Humanities Studies? The humanities inc… Read more

A BA in a chosen field is an academic degree that studies the basics of this field along with some general knowledge. BA stands for Bachelor of Arts, and the general studies are often in the liberal arts while majors may be in the humanities, fine arts or social sciences. On average, this degree takes four years to complete.

More specifically, what is a BA in Humanities Studies? The humanities include the study of human society and culture and can also include language and history. For language studies, some courses look at how culture, history, economics and politics have influenced and been influenced by human languages. A broader program may look at global culture and include comparative analysis and the study of resource distribution.

Studying the humanities can teach you some useful life skills, such as analysis, critical thinking and time management. With analysis and critical thinking, you can identify and tackle difficult problems. With time management, you can make your day more efficient and save yourself time.

Some factors in the cost of a degree include books, course fees and travel. You can find exact information about the costs of online or on-campus classes by contacting schools directly.

Within the humanities, you can look for a career in the fields of journalism, communication, literature, political science and business administration, to name a few. These fields hire all over with world with job titles including writer, editor, strategist, web content specialist and intelligence analyst. Other areas hiring humanities graduates are education, law, travel and public relations. There may also be opportunities for further research in post-graduate degree programs.

Departments across the world offer humanities as important subjects of study. When choosing a school, consider location, cost and availability of desired courses. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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DePaul University Department of International Studies
Chicago , USA

The International Studies program is interdisciplinary, with a curriculum that focuses on historical and contemporary dimensions of complex global issues. You will develop ski ... +

The International Studies program is interdisciplinary, with a curriculum that focuses on historical and contemporary dimensions of complex global issues. You will develop skills in research and analysis, cultivate a critical awareness of the relationships of power and inequality, understanding social and cultural complexity, and how to question conventional wisdom. -
BA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences
Hong Kong

his is a five-year full-time Double Degree programme, providing students with knowledge and skills in the academic discipline of Education and Geography/History/Sociology. Gra ... +

his is a five-year full-time Double Degree programme, providing students with knowledge and skills in the academic discipline of Education and Geography/History/Sociology. Graduates will receive a recognised teaching qualification. In addition to two academic disciplines, students will also be exposed to the knowledge and skills of many other fields through the General Education and Electives components of the programmes. Most courses on-campus are taught by a combination of lecture-discussion and seminars. Some courses will be held in late afternoon and Saturday morning. Blended learning is also commonly used. For Field Practice in schools, students will be supervised on-site by school mentors and assessed by supervisors from the Department of Education Studies. Students will also be observed by peers. During the 5th year of study, students complete their Honours Projects under the guidance of the Department of Geography/History/Sociology. -
Bachelor BA
Full-time
5 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
United Arab Emirates University - Undergraduate Programs
Al Ain , United Arab Emirates

The Arabic Department's mission aims at preserving and enriching the Arabic Language as a written text and spoken discourse capable of reflecting the diversity and complexity ... +

The Arabic Department's mission aims at preserving and enriching the Arabic Language as a written text and spoken discourse capable of reflecting the diversity and complexity of the Arabic/ Islamic culture and civilization. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English, Arabic
23 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Eurasia International University
Yerevan , Armenia

BA in English Language and Literature provides students with particular knowledge and skills in English language teaching and pedagogy, as well as linguistics and English-Amer ... +

BA in English Language and Literature provides students with particular knowledge and skills in English language teaching and pedagogy, as well as linguistics and English-American world literature- each focus on different learning outcomes, but all can be applied to the wider market of language teaching and education. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
Armenian, English
Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Franklin University Switzerland
Sorengo , Switzerland

The Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (C.L.C.S.) major at Franklin focuses on cultural phenomena and processes as they unfold under the pressure of historical, social ... +

The Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (C.L.C.S.) major at Franklin focuses on cultural phenomena and processes as they unfold under the pressure of historical, social and economic forces. Inherent in our approach is an understanding of culture as an ever-evolving entity that demands continuous acts of interpretation, negotiation, and creativity. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
York St John University
York , United Kingdom

Interested in investigating the key role of language in education and how it affects our learning? On our Educational Linguistics programme you will have the chance to think a ... +

Interested in investigating the key role of language in education and how it affects our learning? On our Educational Linguistics programme you will have the chance to think about the key role of language and linguistics in education, and about how discourses around language shape classroom practices and policies. -
BA
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
City University of Hong Kong
Kowloon Tong , Hong Kong

The Major in Chinese and History aims to equip students with both advanced and professional knowledge as well as a wide range of analytical skills. Students will gain a broad ... +

The Major in Chinese and History aims to equip students with both advanced and professional knowledge as well as a wide range of analytical skills. Students will gain a broad understanding of Chinese literature, cultural heritage and history over time and across regions, while also specializing in a particular area or theme. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Qatar University
Doha , Qatar

The major in English Literature and Linguistics strives to enable students to develop effective communication skills. It develops students’ appreciation for the diversities of ... +

The major in English Literature and Linguistics strives to enable students to develop effective communication skills. It develops students’ appreciation for the diversities of languages and cultures and familiarizes students with linguistics, its sub-branches, applications and relations to other disciplines -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
16 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Boyce College
Louisville , USA

This core program trains you for ministry in the local church and provides instruction and experience in preaching, Bible study, pastoral leadership, and evangelism.

This core program trains you for ministry in the local church and provides instruction and experience in preaching, Bible study, pastoral leadership, and evangelism. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
19 Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 
Dominican College
Orangeburg , USA

Your love of literature and writing and your desire for self-exploration will find full expression in Dominican College’s English program. Our courses help you develop communi ... +

Your love of literature and writing and your desire for self-exploration will find full expression in Dominican College’s English program. Our courses help you develop communication and thinking skills that can be applied in almost any career as you study literature in a way that opens your mind and enhances your creativity, self-expression, confidence, and imagination. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
Campus
 
University of Denver
Denver , USA

The BA program in international studies offers undergraduate students at the University of Denver critical knowledge and skills for succeeding in a world that has gone global. ... +

The BA program in international studies offers undergraduate students at the University of Denver critical knowledge and skills for succeeding in a world that has gone global. Understanding how global institutions and exchanges work, and bringing an international perspective to one's professional development is a necessity for modern life. D.U.’s International Studies curriculum gives students this foundation. Join us to learn about international events that directly affect your life. -
BA
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Fresno Pacific University
Fresno , USA

The biblical and theological studies program will help you discern and prepare for the call to serve God and the church and to deepen your knowledge of Scripture and ministry. ... +

The biblical and theological studies program will help you discern and prepare for the call to serve God and the church and to deepen your knowledge of Scripture and ministry. Using the biblical text as a primary source, you’ll gain multiple viewpoints and encounter a wide array of voices. Reenact first century Jerusalem in full costume or study environmental issues through a faith-based lens. You'll take courses taught by well-traveled faculty with expertise in pastoral ministry, literature, missions, and archeology. Your passion for both learning and the church will come alive as you ask the important questions and learn what it means to live a God-centered life. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
18 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences
Hong Kong

The Double Degree programme is a Hong Kong Baptist University innovation. After five years of full-time study, students graduate with a Bachelor's degree (BA) with honours in ... +

The Double Degree programme is a Hong Kong Baptist University innovation. After five years of full-time study, students graduate with a Bachelor's degree (BA) with honours in English Language and Literature, and a Bachelor's degree with honours in Education (BEd). -
Bachelor BA
Full-time
5 years
English
Campus
 
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences
Hong Kong

The Programme aims to help students develop a holistic perspective of history. It provides a balanced curriculum with equal emphasis on China and the global world. After compl ... +

The Programme aims to help students develop a holistic perspective of history. It provides a balanced curriculum with equal emphasis on China and the global world. After completing the programme, students will possess a sound understanding of major events and movements that have shaped the growth of the human community, as well as the skills necessary to trace the historical roots of contemporary issues and to analyse worldwide the impact of individual events. Students will develop a critical and broadminded attitude toward the traditions and cultural heritage of different civilisations. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
United Arab Emirates University - Undergraduate Programs
Al Ain , United Arab Emirates

The English Literature Department integrates English language and literature to help second language learners expand the boundaries of their future careers. The students' abil ... +

The English Literature Department integrates English language and literature to help second language learners expand the boundaries of their future careers. The students' ability to read, analyze and criticize different texts in English and their knowledge of Western culture prepare them to be engaged in a post- globalized work-market in a variety of areas. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
23 Aug 2020
Campus
 

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