Social Science BA (Hons)

Abertay University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L300
The social sciences present a deep dive into understanding and analysing the key issues affecting society. The degree covers business management, criminology, psychology, sociology and sport. Students learn how to apply the latest theories to a wide range of real world situations. Note that entry to this course is available to years 2, 3 or 4 only.Abertay’s BA (Hons) Social Science degree is delivered within the School of Business, Law and Social Sciences. It is designed to provide the study of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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59th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
96th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
51st

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
Full Time
2 - 3 Yea...
2 - 3 Years

Sociology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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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

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£1,820 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£14,000 per year
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£14,000 per year
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Latest Social Sciences reviews

Social Sciences
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20 Feb 18

overall been very...

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How Social Sciences students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 7 reviews

5 star 15%
4 star 43%
3 star 42%
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Student rating ( 4.0) 714 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 58%
3 star 15%
2 star 2%
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Where you'll study

Abertay University

Bell Street Dundee
Dundee, City Of
DD1 1HG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Dundee  0.3 miles away

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