Undergraduate study with Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Find out what courses we have available for undergraduate students.


In this section

Full-time study

BDes (Hons)
Animation - View the Animation course page

Animation at Ulster is a studio focused, highly creative course, specialising in computer animation for games, VFX, feature and TV animation.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: WW26

BA (Hons)
Art & Design (Foundation Year for Specialist Degrees) - View the Art & Design (Foundation Year for Specialist Degrees) course page

The Foundation Diploma is an exciting and intensive practice-based programme through which you can explore a range of art and design disciplines.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: WW1F

BSc (Hons)
Cinematic Arts - View the Cinematic Arts course page

The start of your creative adventure into the world of film. High quality storytelling across all screens.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W600

BSc (Hons)
Communication and Counselling Studies - View the Communication and Counselling Studies course page

An innovative approach to studying counselling combined with communication as it is applied in therapeutic and helping contexts.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: P9B4

BSc (Hons)
Communication Management and Public Relations - View the Communication Management and Public Relations course page

Integrating Theory & Professional Practice.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: P9P3

BSc (Hons)
Communication, Advertising and Marketing - View the Communication, Advertising and Marketing course page

CAM: A unique approach to studying advertising, marketing, public relations and digital media in a vibrant School of Communication and Media.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: P2N5

BSc (Hons)
Community Youth Work - View the Community Youth Work course page

A professional career working with young people in the community.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L521

BSc Hons
Criminology and Criminal Justice - View the Criminology and Criminal Justice course page

Criminology & criminal justice addresses crime, deviance and its control through an applied, interesting & intellectually challenging curriculum.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: M931

BA Hons
Drama - View the Drama course page

Explore contemporary performance to develop your creativity, critical thinking & practical skills for a career in creative industries and beyond.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W440

BA (Hons)
Drama with Irish - View the Drama with Irish course page

Explore contemporary performance to develop your creativity, critical thinking & practical skills for a career in creative industries and beyond.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W4Q5

BA (Hons)
Drama with Music - View the Drama with Music course page

Explore contemporary performance to develop your creativity, critical thinking & practical skills for a career in creative industries and beyond.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W4W3

BA Hons
English - View the English course page

Contemporary and traditional English Literature that develops writing skills, communication and creative thinking.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: Q300

BA (Hons)
English and History - View the English and History course page

The best of both worlds. Unique historical expertise in a range of eras and contemporary and traditional English and writing skills.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: QV31

BA (Hons)
English with Education - View the English with Education course page

Contemporary and traditional English Literature that develops writing skills, communication and creative thinking.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: Q3X3

BA (Hons)
English with History - View the English with History course page

Contemporary and traditional English Literature that develops writing skills, communication and creative thinking.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: Q3V1

BA (Hons)
Fine Art - View the Fine Art course page

BA Hons Fine Art offers practice-based study within painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture, performance, lens-based media and history and theory.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: W100

BDes (Hons)
Games Design - View the Games Design course page

A highly creative course focused on skills, knowledge and creativity for the design and development of games using specialised tools and practices.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: WW70

BDes (Hons)
Graphic Design and Illustration - View the Graphic Design and Illustration course page

Creative use of words and pictures for every type of communication.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: W210

BSc (Hons)
Health and Social Care Policy - View the Health and Social Care Policy course page

Health and Social Care Policy focuses on policy issues facing our society such as providing and financing healthcare, health inequalities and ageing.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L510

BA Hons
History - View the History course page

Learn from expert researchers how our uniquely broad choice of Histories and skills translate into the work place.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: V145

BA (Hons)
History with Education - View the History with Education course page

Learn from expert researchers how our uniquely broad choice of Histories and skills translate into the work place.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: V1X3

BA (Hons)
History with English - View the History with English course page

Learn from expert researchers how our uniquely broad choice of Histories and skills translate into the work place.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: V1Q3

BDes (Hons)
Interaction Design - View the Interaction Design course page

Want to build the next Instagram or Snapchat? Join Interaction Design to create the next generation of apps, websites and digital experiences.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: 2D13

BSc (Hons)
Interactive Media - View the Interactive Media course page

Creating Media for the Future

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P310

BA Hons
Irish Language and Literature - View the Irish Language and Literature course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish. Students will gain experience of working in the Irish Language sector and spend time in Gaeltacht.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: Q540

BA (Hons)
Irish with Computing - View the Irish with Computing course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish and an in depth knowledge of Computing. Students will spend time in the Gaeltacht.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: QI31

BA (Hons)
Irish with Drama - View the Irish with Drama course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish and an in depth knowledge of Dram. Students will spend time in the Gaeltacht.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: Q5W4

BA (Hons)
Irish with Marketing - View the Irish with Marketing course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish and an in depth knowledge of your combination subject. Students will spend time in the Gaeltacht.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: Q5NM

BA (Hons)
Irish with Music - View the Irish with Music course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish and an in depth knowledge of music. Students will spend time in the Gaeltacht.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: Q5W3

BA Hons
Journalism - View the Journalism course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P500

BA (Hons)
Journalism with Education - View the Journalism with Education course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P5X3

BA (Hons)
Journalism with English - View the Journalism with English course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P5Q3

BA (Hons)
Journalism with History - View the Journalism with History course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P5V1

BSc (Hons)
Language and Linguistics - View the Language and Linguistics course page

How language works, is learned and used.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: Q1B9

LLB Hons
Law - View the Law course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: M100

LLB Hons
Law - View the Law course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: M100

LLB (Hons)
Law with Accounting - View the Law with Accounting course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: M1N4

LLB (Hons)
Law with Criminology - View the Law with Criminology course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: M1M9

LLB (Hons)
Law with Irish - View the Law with Irish course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: M1Q5

LLB (Hons)
Law with Politics - View the Law with Politics course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: M1LG

BA (Hons)
Music with Drama - View the Music with Drama course page

A course for the modern musician.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W3W4

BSc (Hons)
Music, Sound & Technology - View the Music, Sound & Technology course page

Creativity Made Audible

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W3H1

BA (Hons)
Photography with Video - View the Photography with Video course page

Develop innovative, unique work in one of Europe's leading photography schools.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: W641

BSc Hons
Politics - View the Politics course page

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L200

BSc (Hons)
Politics with Criminology - View the Politics with Criminology course page

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L2M9

BA (Hons)
Product Design - View the Product Design course page

Design for the future.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: W260

BSc Hons
Social Policy - View the Social Policy course page

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and wealth distribution.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L401

BSc (Hons)
Social Policy with Criminology - View the Social Policy with Criminology course page

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and criminal justice.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L4M9

BSc (Hons)
Social Policy with Sociology - View the Social Policy with Sociology course page

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and sociological concepts and debates.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L4LH

BSc (Hons)
Social Work (2 year accelerated route for relevant graduates) - View the Social Work (2 year accelerated route for relevant graduates) course page

This Course provides relevant graduates with the knowledge, skills and values to practice as a professional Social Worker across a range of settings.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: L501

BSc (Hons)
Social Work (3 year full-time course) - View the Social Work (3 year full-time course) course page

To provide students with a high quality learning experience to acquire the knowledge, skills and values to obtain gainful employment in social work.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: L500

BSc Hons
Sociology - View the Sociology course page

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, consistently achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L300

BSc (Hons)
Sociology with Criminology - View the Sociology with Criminology course page

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching & learning, consistently achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L3M9

BSc (Hons)
Sociology with Politics - View the Sociology with Politics course page

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching & learning, consistently achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

UCAS code: L3LF

BA (Hons)
Textile Art, Design and Fashion - View the Textile Art, Design and Fashion course page

The course provides diverse learning experiences ensuring students have the confidence, and skills for a future in textiles and fashion.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: W232

Part-time study

BSc (Hons)
Communication and Counselling Studies - View the Communication and Counselling Studies course page

An innovative approach to studying counselling combined with communication as it is applied in therapeutic and helping contexts.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Communication Management and Public Relations - View the Communication Management and Public Relations course page

Integrating theory and professional practice.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Community Development - View the Community Development course page

Supporting organic intellectuals to develop professional community development practice in order to transform communities.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Certificate
Community Youth Studies - View the Community Youth Studies course page

A one year pre-voational introduction to Community Youth Studies

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

BSc (Hons)
Community Youth Work - View the Community Youth Work course page

Embark on a professional career working with young people in the community.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Counselling - Professional Development - View the Counselling - Professional Development course page

This is a 'top up' degree for those with the Foundation Degree (FdSc) in Counselling or an equivalent Level 5 qualification in counselling.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc Hons
Criminology and Criminal Justice - View the Criminology and Criminal Justice course page

Criminology and Criminal Justice addresses crime, deviance and its control through an applied, interesting and intellectually challenging curriculum.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BA (Hons)
Fine Art - View the Fine Art course page

BA Hons Fine Art offers practice-based study within painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture, performance, lens-based media and history and theory.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

BDes (Hons)
Games Design - View the Games Design course page

A highly creative course focused on skills, knowledge and creativity for the design and development of games using specialised tools and practices.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

BSc (Hons)
Health and Social Care Policy - View the Health and Social Care Policy course page

Health and Social Care Policy focuses on policy issues facing our society such as providing and financing healthcare, health inequalities and ageing.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Diploma
Irish Language - View the Irish Language course page

Achieve fluency in spoken Irish and efficiency in written Irish. Completion of this programme can be a pathway to study Irish at degree level.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Diploma
Irish Language - View the Irish Language course page

Achieve fluency in spoken Irish and efficiency in written Irish. Completion of this programme can be a pathway to study Irish at degree level.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

Diploma
Irish Language - View the Irish Language course page

Achieve fluency in spoken Irish and efficiency in written Irish. Completion of this programme can be a pathway to study Irish at degree level.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

Diploma
Irish Language - View the Irish Language course page

Achieve fluency in spoken Irish and efficiency in written Irish. Completion of this programme can be a pathway to study Irish at degree level.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

BA Hons
Irish Language and Literature - View the Irish Language and Literature course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish while gaining an in-depth understanding of literature, translation, folklore and Scottish Gaelic.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

BA Hons
Irish Language and Literature - View the Irish Language and Literature course page

Achieve proficiency in written and spoken Irish while gaining an in-depth understanding of literature, translation, folklore and Scottish Gaelic.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

BA Hons
Journalism - View the Journalism course page

Journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, writing and editing for television, radio, print and online, in a changing media landscape.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

BSc (Hons)
Language and Linguistics - View the Language and Linguistics course page

How language works, is acquired and used.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

LLB Hons
Law - View the Law course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

LLB Hons
Law - View the Law course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

LLB (Hons)
Law with Accounting - View the Law with Accounting course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

LLB (Hons)
Law with Criminology - View the Law with Criminology course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

LLB (Hons)
Law with Politics - View the Law with Politics course page

The Ulster Law School has an excellent reputation for teaching, research, student support and student development.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BA (Hons)
Modern Irish - View the Modern Irish course page

Achieve high proficiency in written and spoken Irish while gaining an in-depth understanding of literature, translation, folklore and dialects.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

BSc Hons
Politics - View the Politics course page

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Politics with Criminology - View the Politics with Criminology course page

A dynamic subject essential to understanding people, power and policies in a changing world.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BA (Hons)
Screen Production - View the Screen Production course page

Work and learning in film and television production.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

BSc Hons
Social Policy - View the Social Policy course page

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and wealth distribution.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Social Policy with Criminology - View the Social Policy with Criminology course page

This course addresses key questions around human need, welfare, inequality and criminal justice.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc Hons
Sociology - View the Sociology course page

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Sociology with Criminology - View the Sociology with Criminology course page

Sociology at Ulster has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

BSc (Hons)
Sociology with Politics - View the Sociology with Politics course page

Sociology has a record of excellence in teaching and learning, consistently achieving 100% satisfaction rates in the National Student Survey.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Certificate
Teaching - View the Teaching course page

The course is a recognised course for those working in FE Colleges in NI and in training organisations.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

Certificate
Teaching - View the Teaching course page

The course is a recognised course for those working in FE Colleges in NI and in training organisations.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus