Welcome to the School of Humanities
We are a large and diverse School. Our seven departments (Archaeology, History of Art, Classics, History, Music, Philosophy and Theology and Religious Studies) range in what they study from the earliest humans to the present; and from Nottingham right across the globe.
What do our departments have in common? All disciplines offer perspectives on the most significant aspects of human life and culture: birth, love and death, questions of ethics and problems of knowledge and evidence, the relation of our future to our past and the individual’s place in society and the world. The humanities do not offer certainties or straightforwardly ‘right’ answers: but they do require students at all stages to respond to profound and important questions about things that really matter and will never date. It's no surprise then that our graduates are popular with employers: the transferable skills humanities teach are well known and very much in demand.
Judith Mossman, Head of S
- The Guardian University Guide 2015 has ranked Nottingham's Music Department as the fourth-best in the country.
- The DHC invites School of Humanities postgraduate student applications for one MA/MSc Scholarship to provide its reprographic services. Application deadline 12pm on 31 July 2014.
- It is with great sadness and regret that we announce the death of our colleague and friend Carole Mallia
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- A lecture in association with Dr Mark Rawlinson's upcoming exhibition And Now It's Dark: American Night Photography at the Djanogly Art Gallery, 6 September - 9 November.
- An information event on Horizon 2020: 'Collaborations and Accessing European Research'
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