Global Health and Social Medicine with a Year Abroad BA (Hons)

King's College London, University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE L513
Our Global Health & Social Medicine BA offers a unique and exciting course with the opportunity to study abroad for a year and aims to train a new generation of leaders who want to make a difference in the world.The course is designed for those who wish to understand the social determinants of health and illness in a global context, and to recognise and evaluate the range of medical and healthcare approaches.Whether you want to promote responsible biomedical research, address global health ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
100th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine

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 - 94 = 6% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine graduate salary
£23,000

Social Policy

Sociology

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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

Others in Subjects Allied To Medicine

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
92%
Chemistry
92%
Mathematics
59%
Psychology
14%
Physics
9%

Sociology

Social Policy

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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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
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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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Latest Medicine (General) reviews

Medicine (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
26 Dec 16

So far, I'm enjoying university and the medical course. I'm still adjusting to juggling workload and personal stuff....

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How Medicine (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 2.8) 6 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 17%
3 star 33%
2 star 0%
1 star 33%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,089 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 59%
3 star 14%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

King's College London, University of London

Strand London
City Of Westminster
WC2R 2LS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Temple  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Charing Cross   0.2 miles away

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