Psychology and Sociology BSc (Hons)

University of Suffolk

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Course info

UCAS CODE LC38
The Psychology and Sociology degree offers a fascinating and stimulating course of academic study which explores the complexities of the mind and the modern world. Students who wish to become professional psychologists are eligible for Graduate Basis of Chartered Membership of the British Psychological Society, providing that they gain a minimum of second class honours and have completed all the required psychology modules.In Psychology at the University of Suffolk you will explore and examine ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Psychology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
53rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
129th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
115th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Psychology (Non-Specific)

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 - 65 = 35% 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

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

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

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
72%
Sociology
31%
English Literature
17%
English Language
14%
Biology
13%

Sociology

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£12,150 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£12,150 per year
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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 91 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 33%
3 star 17%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,008 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 39%
3 star 16%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Suffolk
CompUniGuide ranking
129th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Suffolk opened its doors in 2007 and gained university title in 2016. The University has over 5,000 students, representing over 68 different nationalities, and the university prides itself on its welcoming atmosphere and being a 'home away from home' where students are on first name terms with their tutors. The University has already been recognised for its teaching, holding a TEF Bronze award status, and was ranked in the top 10 for Courses and Lecturers, top 15 for Job Prospects and top 20 for Student Support in the Whatuni Student Rankings 2019.

Where you'll study

University of Suffolk

Waterfront Building Neptune Quay Ipswich
Suffolk
IP4 1QJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ipswich  0.5 miles away

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