Social Policy and Politics BSc (Hons)

University of Bristol

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Course info

UCAS CODE LL42
This course combines social policy and its focus on wellbeing with politics and its consideration of power – who exercises it and for whom. Politics drives us to think about how society should be organised and how communities and states interact. This prompts consideration of how wellbeing is unevenly distributed in contemporary societies and the forms of social organisation necessary to enhance our lives.Both departments encourage strong synergy between research and teaching, resulting in a ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Social Policy
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
98th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
17th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
13th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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 - 85 = 15% 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
£25,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£23,000

Social Policy

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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

Social Policy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
40%
History
37%
Government & Politics
28%
Sociology
25%
Religious Studies & Theology
21%

Politics

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
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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£20,100 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£20,100 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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5 star 30%
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2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Bristol

Senate House Tyndall Avenue Bristol
BS8 1TH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Clifton Down  0.2 miles away

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