At Cave Hill, the Faculty of Humanities and Education comprises the following:

School of Education

Offering programmes in Education and in Psychology

Department of History & Philosophy

Offering programmes in History and in Philosophy

Department of Language, Linguistics & Literature

Offering programmes in Linguistics, Literatures in English, and in Modern Languages

Foundation Language Programme

Cultural Studies Graduate Programme



Specialised Units/Centres


  • Codrington College

    (Located in the parish of St. John, Barbados, Codrington offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Theology).

  • Institute for Gender and Development Studies: Nita Barrow Unit

    (The goal of the Institute is to introduce an integrated, interdisciplinary programme in gender and development studies, to include gender issues in the content of all disciplines at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and to generate research data on women and gender-related issues in the Caribbean).

  • Open Campus

Faculty of Humanities and Education
Telephone: (246) 417-4385/87 Fax: (246) 424-0634 E-mail: