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BA (Hons) History and Music

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Survey info

Some data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic, which may have had an effect on their responses.
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University of Sheffield

1 Location : The University of Sheffield

Course details


Study mode

Full time

Length

3 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Optional

Year abroad

Optional

Foundation year

Not Available

Study mode

Full time

Length

3 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Optional

Year abroad

Optional

Foundation year

Not Available

What you need to know about this course

This course has information and data for more than one subject. The tabs below are there to help you see which subject the data relates to.

Read more about courses with multiple subjects

What you need to know about the data

  • The data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Some courses and providers have been affected more than others.
  • The data tells you about the experience of recent students, but your experience may be different.
  • Read more about this data

78%

"Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course"

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students (59% of those who were asked)

All final year students are asked to complete the National Student Survey.

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in History.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This may be because the course size is too small or not enough students responded to the survey. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

The teaching on my course

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Learning opportunities

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Assessment and feedback

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Academic Support

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Organisation and management

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Learning resources

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Learning community

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

Student voice

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

140 students
(59% of those who were asked)

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90%

"Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course"

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students (77% of those who were asked)

All final year students are asked to complete the National Student Survey.

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Music.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This may be because the course size is too small or not enough students responded to the survey. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

The teaching on my course

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Learning opportunities

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Assessment and feedback

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Academic Support

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Organisation and management

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Learning resources

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Learning community

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

Student voice

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

15 students
(77% of those who were asked)

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92%

of students are still on the course or have completed it

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

185 students.

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in History.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This may be because the course size is too small. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

After 1 year on the course: History

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

185 students.

90%

of students are still on the course or have completed it

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

30 students.

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Music.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This may be because the course size is too small. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

After 1 year on the course: Music

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

30 students.

What you need to know about earnings data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Labour markets change
  • Salaries vary across regions in the UK
  • There are lots of factors that affect graduate earnings.
  • Read more about earnings

Average earnings for all full-time History courses

For graduates from University of Sheffield

After 15 months

£20,000

Typical range: £18,000 - £25,000

Data from

55 people

(62% of those asked).

Students graduating during 2017-2018.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£23,500

Typical range: £18,500 - £29,000

Data from

275 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£29,500

Typical range: £23,500 - £37,500

Data from

280 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

View for all full-time History graduates in:

Busy...

After 15 months

£23,000

Typical range: £19,000 - £26,000

Data from

3820 people.

97% of UK-resident History graduates from University of Sheffield are employed in England.

Students graduating during 2017-2018.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£22,500

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £17,500 - £28,500

Data from

11180 people.

99% of UK-resident History graduates from University of Sheffield are based in England.

Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£27,500

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £21,000 - £36,000

Data from

11805 people.

99% of UK-resident History graduates from University of Sheffield are based in England.

Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

Average earnings for all full-time Music courses

For graduates from University of Sheffield

After 15 months

No data available

This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

After 3 years

£19,000

Typical range: £14,500 - £23,500

Data from

35 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£23,000

Typical range: £16,000 - £27,500

Data from

40 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

View for all full-time Music graduates in:

Busy...

After 15 months

No data available

After 3 years

No data available

After 5 years

No data available

What you need to know about employment data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during Covid-19 pandemic
  • Labour markets vary and change over time
  • Employment and job opportunities vary across regions in the UK
  • Read more about employment

88%

of the students go on to work and / or study

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

160 students (62% of those who were asked).

Read more about employment

What graduates are doing 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in History.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

160 students

(62% of those who were asked).

90%

of the students go on to work and / or study

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

30 students (65% of those who were asked).

Read more about employment

What graduates are doing 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Music.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

30 students

(65% of those who were asked).

Occupation types 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in History.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

85 students

(62% of those who were asked).

60%

In highly skilled work

20%

Business and public service associate professionals

14%

Teaching Professionals

5%

Managers, directors and senior officials

Less than 5%

Finance Professionals

Less than 5%

Business, Research and Administrative Professionals

Less than 5%

Welfare and housing associate professionals

37%

In other work

15%

Administrative occupations

8%

Sales occupations

5%

Customer service occupations

Less than 5%

Elementary occupations

2%

In unknown work

Employed after finishing the course but employment type is not known

Occupation types 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Music.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

20 students

(65% of those who were asked).

75%

In highly skilled work

45%

Teaching Professionals

15%

Artistic, literary and media occupations

5%

Managers, directors and senior officials

5%

Business and public service associate professionals

5%

Information Technology Professionals

20%

In other work

10%

Sales occupations

10%

Administrative occupations

5%

Caring personal services

5%

In unknown work

Employed after finishing the course but employment type is not known

What you need to know about the data

72%

of graduates find their current work meaningful

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

70 students (62% of those who were asked)

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in History.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Perception of work after graduating

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

70 students (62% of those who were asked)

I am utilising what I learnt during my studies in my current work.

My current work is meaningful.

My current work fits with my future plans.

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