Description

History studies the past. History as a course is very important because it provides an insight into past experiences, and helps to solve present problems or overcome them.

Historians conduct research and analysis for government, businesses, non-profits, historical associations and other organizations.

They source their information from government and institutional records, newspapers, interviews, films, and unpublished manuscripts such as personal diaries and letters.

Subject Combination

English, History/Government and any other two subjects from Arts & Social Science

Employment

Historians find career in museum management, lecturing, public relations, journalism, social works, media, etc.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR ARTS AND HUMANITIES STUDENTS

  • Creativity
  • The ability to generate new ideas
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Self-motivation
  • Management and organizational skills
  • Communication skills
  • Negotiating skills
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Basic business skills
  • Flexibility and adaptation skills

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