Social Policy BSc (Hons)

University of Bristol

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Course info

UCAS CODE L400
Social policy provides an exciting opportunity to critically analyse contemporary social issues related to human wellbeing, inequality, disadvantage and crime. You will explore real-world challenges in a global context, drawing on social, political, public policy and economic theories.Our BSc Social Policy course is one of the longest-running social policy degrees in the country and it consistently scores high in University subject rankings.The first year introduces key concepts and ideologies ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-22

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

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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Policy graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Social Policy graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, January 2022

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
English Literature
40%
History
37%
Government & Politics
28%
Sociology
25%
Religious Studies & Theology
21%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£21,100 per year
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Latest Social Policy / Administration reviews

Social Policy / Administration
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Izzi
17 Feb 20

Decent...
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Cassia
05 Feb 20

Great!...

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How Social Policy / Administration students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 16 reviews

5 star 26%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 988 reviews

5 star 29%
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3 star 14%
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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