Combined Honours – Triple Y001 Three subjects - One degree

This exciting course provides students with an incredibly enriching and rewarding challenge. It is one of the only programmes that will allow you to pursue three subjects and to create your own degree.

Experience the intellectual challenge of a multi-subject degree which will give you the skills and attributes which employers value. Our expert and experienced academic staff will support you throughout your degree so you make the most of this excellent opportunity.

Entry Requirements

Please see the entry requirements for this course. 

Subject Combinations

You can choose any combination of three subjects from the list below, although there are minimum requirements for some.

Archaeology Music*
Catalan Philosophy
Czech Polish
Dutch Portuguese
English Language
English Literature Russian and Slavonic Studies
French Sociology
German Spanish
History Theatre

* Performance modules are not available as part of the Combined Honours - Triple

Course modules

Triple honours students take the same number of credits as single honours students. In most cases you take the same core modules from each subject but select fewer optional modules.

Click here to see all the modules that each subject currently offers

If you choose a modern foreign language as one of your subjects you will study one year abroad, making the degree four years.

Applying for the course

To study three languages apply for the BA in Modern Languages using UCAS code T900.

To study other three subject combinations use UCAS code Y001. 

When applying for the course on UCAS, you do not need to select which subjects you want to choose. Instead, you will do this when you arrive in Sheffield to ensure you receive academic advice regarding your choices.

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Supporting you

We have a well-established track record for our multi-subject degrees. Our experienced Interdisciplinary Programmes Office provides you with support at every stage of your degree. Our academic staff give guidance throughout your degree to help you gain the many benefits of interdisciplinary study.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact Ida Kemp at