Criminology and Sociology BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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Course info

UCAS CODE MLX3
BA Criminology and Sociology offers the exciting opportunity to combine the study of two cutting-edge disciplines in the vibrant city of Manchester.The course is aimed at students who are interested in both disciplines and want to study the causes, patterns, consequences and responses to crime by situating them in the wider context of society.The first year introduces students to the building blocks of criminology and sociology: key sociological and criminological theories, social divisions and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
54th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Sociology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
41%
Psychology
33%
Law
31%
History
19%
English Literature
19%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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More info: Part-time fee: £2312.50 per 30 credits studied per year. This tuition fee is agreed subject to UK government policy and parliamentary regulation and may increase each academic year in line with inflation or UK government policy for both new and continuing students..

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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Part-time fee: £2312.50 per 30 credits studied per year. This tuition fee is agreed subject to UK government policy and parliamentary regulation and may increase each academic year in line with inflation or UK government policy for both new and continuing students..

Students from Channel Islands
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£15,500 per year
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More info: Part-time fee: £3875 per 30 credits studied per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study)..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,500 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Part-time fee: £3875 per 30 credits studied per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study)..

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Latest Sociology reviews

Sociology
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Teodora
29 Oct 20

Criminology BA (Hons)

Just an amazing place to study. I’ve always felt welcome and included, as the teachers are very open minded and non...
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Jessica
10 Feb 20

Sociology BA (Hons)

I have had a good experience so far as lecturers are nice and people who are there to support you on your university...

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 22 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 68%
3 star 0%
2 star 4%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,112 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 50%
3 star 20%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
Manchester Metropolitan University
CompUniGuide ranking
54th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With a proud history of higher education dating back to 1824, Manchester Metropolitan University is a modern place to study; with a passion for accessible higher education, regardless of your background. Recognised with a TEF Silver Award for its high standard of teaching, named as one of the Top 25 UK employers in the Stonewall index and as one of the UK’s Greenest Universities, Manchester Met is a great place to study. It is home to more than 34,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and more than 600 courses on offer across undergraduate, postgraduate and postgraduate research across the University’s five faculties: Arts and Humanities Business and Law Education Health, Psychology and Social Care Science and Engineering Manchester Metropolitan also has an impressive alumni network of over 310,000 people, living in 144 countries.

Where you'll study

Manchester Metropolitan University

Academic Division Oxford Road All Saints Manchester
M15 6BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Oxford Road  0.2 miles away

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