Social Science BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE L301
This extended four-year degree programme is for those without standard entry requirements. The first year of the programme forms a level zero foundation year. Delivered in a friendly and supportive environment, it offers students a unique combination of academic and skill-based modules, blending a firm academic grounding in social science with study skills and information technology. Successful completion of the foundation year will allow students to progress to a degree course.

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
39th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
22-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Social Sciences (Non-Specific)

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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Social Sciences (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
29%
History
28%
English Literature
23%
Psychology
20%
Religious Studies & Theology
17%

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How Social Sciences students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 6 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 50%
3 star 16%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 1,792 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 47%
3 star 9%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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