Sociology BA (Hons)

Abertay University

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UCAS CODE L3L0
ENTRY INTO YEARS 2 & 3 ONLYSociology involves thinking critically about the world around you to develop an understanding of how people engage and interact in groups, institutions and societies. This thought-provoking degree covers everything from death and religious belief to social media use and digital surveillance.Please note: This course is advanced entry only to Year 2 or Year 3 depending on your previous qualifications.This Sociology degree is designed to give you an understanding of how ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
108th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
82nd

Start date and duration

Start date
11-SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

Sociology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% 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
£16,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

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 Sociology reviews

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09 Apr 21

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 69 reviews

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3 star 20%
2 star 1%
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Student rating ( 4.0) 612 reviews

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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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