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Social Policy BSc (Hons)

University of Bath

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UCAS CODE L404
**Develop an interdisciplinary approach to the study of how governments and societies address social welfare, social justice and individual wellbeing.**In this course, you’ll analyse the transformation of the welfare state and the creation of a more diverse system of welfare. This will enable you to relate these changes to societal, technological and economic changes in Britain and elsewhere.In the first year, you will study social policy, sociology and research methods. In social policy units, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
42nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
9th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
2nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Social Policy

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 - 95 = 5% 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

Social Policy graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Social Policy graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

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

Social Policy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
41%
Psychology
33%
History
33%
English Literature
29%
Religious Studies & Theology
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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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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£18,000 per year
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More info: There will be an increase of up to 5% each year for every further year of study..

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Where you'll study

University of Bath

Registry Claverton Down Road Claverton Down Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 7AY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bath Spa  0.7 miles away

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