Politics and Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Worcester

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UCAS CODE LL23
**Overview**Politics addresses the fact that increasing numbers of people are turning away from party politics and finding other ways of speaking out (through pressure groups, for example, or development of online communities, through mass protest and other forms of resistance or civil disobedience, or through new approaches to campaigning). It is structured to provide a people centred view of politics past and present, examining peoples struggles to change worlds and to try to get things done ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
23rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
104th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
99th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Politics

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 - 87 = 13% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£20,000

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

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
66%
Psychology
30%
History
23%
Law
15%
English Literature
14%

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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£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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£12,700 per year
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 52 reviews

5 star 56%
4 star 24%
3 star 19%
2 star 0%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 2,028 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 39%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Worcester

Henwick Grove Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6AJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Worcester Shrub Hill  0.9 miles away

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