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Psychology and Sociology (Professional Placement Year) BA (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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UCAS CODE S164
The scientific study of the human mind and behaviour is inherently fascinating. Our team of lecturers are passionate about the subject of psychology, using a range of teaching methods to engage and inspire you.We are as much concerned about your student experience with us, as we are about your destination after graduation. You’ll graduate with a range of transferable skills – from data handling, computer skills and effective communication to teamwork, critical thinking and the application of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Psychology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
85th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
95th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
90th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
4 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 - 86 = 14% 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

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
84%
Sociology
21%
English Literature
21%
Biology
19%
History
14%

Sociology

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sociology reviews

Sociology
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Emmi
02 Mar 22

Sociology BSc (Hons)

The SU building is a bit run down. The location is stunning but a campus uni, if you like going out its a bit of a trek...

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 58 reviews

5 star 13%
4 star 62%
3 star 17%
2 star 5%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,132 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 60%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Bath Spa University

Newton Park Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 9BN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oldfield Park  1.6 miles away

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