Discover Humanities Masterclass



We will work with you to deliver this activity in a COVID compliant way

The History and International Relations staff team at Staffordshire University have a diverse range of academic specialisms and are happy to deliver bespoke Masterclasses linked to specific topics within the A-Level History and Politics curriculum.

Bespoke sessions that have been previously delivered include: sessions on the Cold War, Northern Ireland’s Troubles, the Russian Revolution and the Soviet Union; and Britain’s End of Empire. Other topics that can be offered include: American History 1776 to the present day, 20th Century European Politics and Social Change, 20th Century Russia, Human Rights, Irish History, the World Wars, Intelligence and Security and Contemporary global politics and conflicts.

These workshops can be delivered as a standalone event or alternatively can be combined with other workshops as part of the full day ‘Discover Humanities Masterclass’.

Key facts

On campus
Off campus
Half day
Short session
Between 10-30
Key Stage
Key Stage 4
Key Stage 5
Gatsby benchmarks
4. Linking curriculum learning to careers
7. Encounters with further and higher education

Example programme

10:00-10:30 Welcome and overview of Activity


10:30-12:00 Masterclass Mini Lecture/Interactive workshops


12:00-12:30 Feedback and Departure 


in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021