Humanities and Social Sciences

The humanities give meaning and richness to our lives as we engage with history, culture and society, and gain a greater understanding of the world around us- and how we can change it. Our courses in humanities and social sciences range from literature to history, philosophy to political science and so much more, with our team of talented tutors guiding you through asking the big questions.

Take a look at our courses in philosophy, politics, psychology and London history to gain a greater understanding of life, people and our capital. Take a deep-dive into novels, poetry and film on one of our literature or film studies courses. 


Get the most out of your reading pile and take a deep-dive into the world of novels, poetry and plays with literature courses designed to enhance your analytical skills and your reading experience.

Creative Writing

If you’re an aspiring writer, our creative writing courses enable you to explore the world of poetry, develop your screenplay or even get the motivation and guidance you need to finally get started on that novel.


Take a walk around one of the most historically rich cities in the world with our London History Walks, and learn about fascinating people and periods of history, and the repercussions we still feel today.

Politics, Philosophy & Psychology

Ask the big questions- get to grips with our political system, discuss philosophies of the world around us and take a closer look at the human mind in our fascinating courses.


Boost your cinephile credentials with our film courses, and get to know the history of filmmakers, styles and movements with our expert tutors and exclusive screenings.

Go Further

Our Access to Higher Education Diploma in Humanities will support you in developing the skills and confidence to study literature, history, philosophy and more at leading universities.