Sociology and Psychology BSc (Hons)

University of Huddersfield

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UCAS CODE CL83
Why choose Huddersfield? We’ve ranked 6th in the UK (and top in Yorkshire) for Sociology in the Guardian University Guide 2020. Why study Sociology and Psychology? Our society is rapidly changing. The study of psychology and sociology together is a fascinating and distinctive synergy of two closely related disciplines. This type of study provides an enhanced set of ‘people skills’ that go beyond those gained from studying a single subject. On the course we’ll give an equal weight to both ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Sociology
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
53rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
53rd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Psychology (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

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

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£17,000

Sociology

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

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
75%
Sociology
37%
English Literature
17%
English Language
14%
Biology
14%

Sociology

Tuition fees

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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
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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
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£15,000 per year
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EU Fees
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£15,000 per year
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 23 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 52%
3 star 26%
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Student rating ( 3.8) 886 reviews

5 star 24%
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3 star 22%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
University of Huddersfield
CompUniGuide ranking
53rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
The University of Huddersfield is based in the centre of a vibrant town in the heart of beautiful Yorkshire and unlike some large cities in the UK, Huddersfield offers a relatively low cost of living. There are seven academic schools at the university: Applied Sciences Art, Design and Architecture Business Computing and Engineering Education and Professional Development Human and Health Sciences Music, Humanities and Media The university is recognised as a gold-rated university by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Based on the evidence available the TEF Panel judged that the university delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. In 2017, leading educationalists from around the world selected the University of Huddersfield as the first winner of the Global Teaching Excellence Award.

Where you'll study

University of Huddersfield

Queensgate Huddersfield
Kirklees
HD1 3DH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Huddersfield  0.2 miles away

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