Sociology and Criminology BA (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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Course info

UCAS CODE LM39
Want to study both criminology and sociology at University? Our BA (Hons) Sociology and Criminology degree combines both subjects and allows you to take a year-long industry placement.This course will enable you to develop an understanding of society and social factors and how this affects crime and criminals, giving you a solid human understanding that will put you in a good position for range of careers or further study.Combining sociology with the study of criminology gives you a chance to ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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75th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
89th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
81st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Sociology

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

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
39%
Psychology
29%
Music
28%
English Literature
15%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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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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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 118 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 46%
3 star 28%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,836 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 48%
3 star 21%
2 star 4%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

Cardigan Street Birmingham
B4 7BD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.4 miles away

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