Degree Type: 

Bachelor of Arts


Department of History

Programme Duration: 

4 years (Standard Entry)

Modes of Study: 


About Programme: 

Not Published

Entry Requirements: 

  • SSSCE/WASSCE Holders

  • Mature Candidates

Candidates must have six (6) passes with overall aggregate of twenty (20).

Three of the six subjects must be core subjects (including English Language, Integrated Science & Mathematics) and three must be in History, Literature in English, French, Ghanaian Language (Akan, Ewe/Ga). Government and Christian or Islamic Religious Studies or African Traditional Religion. A good pass in Social Studies will be an advantage


Candidates applying for admission must be at least 30 years old by the 31st December of the year immediately preceding that of the application and must pass the

University’s Mature Students’ Exanimation and Interview.

Programme Structure

Level 100

First Semester

CMS 107: Communicative Skills I
3 Credit(s)

Engaging in academic work at the university is challenging. This course is aimed at equipping fresh students to make the transition from pre-university level to the university level. It assists them in engaging and succeeding in complex academic tasks in speaking, listening, reading and writing. It also provides an introduction to university studies by equipping students with skills that will help them to engage in academic discourse with confidence and fluency.

Second Semester

CMS 108: Communicative Skills II
3 Credit(s)

This is a follow-up course on the first semester one. It takes students through writing correct sentences, devoid of ambiguity, through the paragraph and its appropriate development to the fully-developed essay. The course also emphasizes the importance and the processes of editing written work.