Humanities and Social Sciences is a varied field of study that may prepare students for a wide variety of careers in a huge array of industries. Those who wish to work in social services, education or any career involving the arts may benefit from focusing on this area.
Courses 16-30 (out of 46). Online Course in Humanities Studies
46 Results in Humanities Studies, Distance learning
Get an introduction to applied linguistics and how linguistics is applied in a range of fields - from language teaching to law.
Discover the fascinating story of author Jane Austen, from her own life in Hampshire to what she means to a global audience today.
Get a practical introduction to the methodology of corpus linguistics for researchers in the social sciences and humanities.
Get underneath the skin of a novel by understanding some of the main building blocks of modern fiction.
Take a journey through the literature of English country houses from the time of Thomas More to Oscar Wilde.
Get an introduction to technical report writing. Find out how to communicate your ideas through well-written engineering reports.
Use literary and archaeological evidence to see how ancient Greeks and Romans approached health, well-being, and societal issues.
Go back in time to learn about the dramatic rule of the Tudor monarchs and religious change of the sixteenth-century reformation.
Discover medieval Ireland using the Book of Kells, a ninth-century manuscript featuring the four gospels of the new testament.
Get started with your own fiction writing, focusing on the central skill of creating characters, with this hands-on course.
Explore 15th century England through archaeology, history and literature. Learn more about Richard III’s discovery and reburial.
Join 50 leading scholars in exploring antisemitism, from its roots to its contemporary forms.
Get an introduction to Ireland’s culture by learning the basics of the Irish language.
Learn about humanism - a non-religious, ethical worldview shared by millions across the world. Presented by Sandi Toksvig.
Enter the fascinating world of forensics, and learn how the deceased are located, recovered and analysed using DNA and pathology.