Welcome to the School of Arts and Humanities. We are one of the creative, critical and research-rich hubs of St Mary's.
If you have an inquiring mind, a vivid imagination and strong ideas that you want to express creatively with others, then the courses that we offer will appeal to you.
We offer a broad-spectrum of undergraduate courses ranging from English and Creative Writing to a portfolio of Drama and Media Arts / Film and Screen Media degrees. Our Philosophy, History and Sociology degrees offer innovative approaches to established disciplines.
Our Master's courses offer some highly specialised programmes of study including:
- Applied Linguistics and ELT
- Creative Writing: First Novel
- Gothic: Culture, Subculture, Counterculture
- Irish Studies
- Physical Theatre
- Public History
- Sports Journalism
- Theatre Directing
In the 2016 National Student Survey 91% of students within the School of Arts and Humanities said that staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching.
The School was also rated 89% for overall teaching satisfaction, with 90% of students agreeing that staff are good at explaining things.