Social Policy with Criminology BSc (Hons)

Ulster University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L4M9
Important notice – campus changeThis course will move to the Belfast campus. Students will change campus part way through this course. Our Social Policy with Criminology degree course focuses on key contemporary social policy issues and problems facing modern society. The course critically analyses how (and why) social policies are formed and implemented in the UK, and international social policy analysis considers the EU and beyond. A strong research methods component runs throughout the first ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Social Policy
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
43rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
60th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
35th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Law

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

Law graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Law graduate salary
£17,000

Social Policy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Policy graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Social Policy graduate salary
£19,000

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

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
Health & Social Care
45%
Religious Studies & Theology
39%
Information & Communication technology
24%
Business Studies
23%
History
22%

Law

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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£4,530 per year
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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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Students from EU EU Students
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International Students
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Latest Social Policy / Administration reviews

Social Policy / Administration
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Ellie
16 Oct 19

Social Policy with Sociology BSc (Hons)

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Student rating ( 4.0) 939 reviews

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Where you'll study

Ulster University

York Street Belfast
Northern Ireland
BT15 1ED United Kingdom Nearest train station: Great Victoria Street  0.4 miles away

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