Humanities comprises History, Classics, Theology and *History of Art.
In the Shell year, the lesson allocation is three periods per cycle for History, four for Classics (with boys studying either Latin or Classical Civilisation, with Greek taught separately, off-timetable) and one period for Theology. As Options at GCSE, these subjects are taught for either four or five periods per cycle, depending on the option block and year. In the sixth form, all subjects are taught for ten periods a cycle. *History of Art is available only at A level.