Education Studies and Sociology BA (Hons)

York St John University

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( 4.1) 850 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE L3X3
Through the study of education, in its many guises, we will ask questions and seek answers. Our first question might be ‘What is education?’ Think for a second about this. What comes into your head? What does it mean to be educated? What would an educated person look like? Or act like? What does it mean when we say that we have had a good education? The Education Studies & Sociology programme will help you to discover the answers to these and other questions. Sociology will give you the... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
123rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
61st

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Education

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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Education graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Education graduate salary
£16,000

Sociology

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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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
47%
Psychology
30%
History
21%
English Literature
19%
English Language
18%

Education

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,750 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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How Education Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 119 reviews

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4 star 59%
3 star 11%
2 star 3%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 850 reviews

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3 star 17%
2 star 2%
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York St John University
CompUniGuide ranking
123rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
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York St John University is situated on a single campus, across 11 acres of ground and within walking distance to the centre of York. The University has invested £46 million to enhance the facilities on campus since 2011 and now boasts Bioscience laboratories, a multi-purpose sports park, and dedicated newsrooms, editing suites and music production facilities The following schools make up the University: School of Art, Design & Computer Science School of Education School of Health Sciences School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy School of Languages & Linguistics School of Performance & Media Production School of Psychological & Social Sciences School of Sport York Business School The University works with industry partners across its academic schools to ensure that you’re taught the relevant skills required in the current world of work.

Where you'll study

York St John University

Lord Mayor's Walk
York
YO31 7EX United Kingdom Nearest train station: York  0.4 miles away

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