Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Brighton

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( 3.9) 1037 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE L300
This course equips you with transferable skills in both quantitative and qualitative research that are useful for various careers. Sociology is an exciting and challenging discipline that considers society, culture and institutions, helping us make sense of global and social change. You will have the opportunity to do a voluntary work placement in year 2 and to enrol on our international exchange programme. Graduates typically seek employment in areas such as social research, policing, the... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
82nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
106th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
76th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
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

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
47%
Psychology
37%
English Literature
27%
History
21%
Religious Studies & Theology
15%

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
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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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University of Brighton
CompUniGuide ranking
106th
Student rating
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The University of Brighton is based on the south coast of England, with three campuses in Brighton and one in Eastbourne. The university offers undergraduate degrees in a wide spread of subjects from architecture to midwifery to sport science. The emphasis is on putting learning into practice. A large proportion are professional and practice-based, accredited by external organisations. All courses offer work-related learning. Over 94% of Brighton graduates are working, training or pursuing further study within six months of graduation (2016-17 DLHE). During their time at the University of Brighton, students benefit from opportunities to develop additional experience and skills by joining the university’s professional and entrepreneurial networks, and through live project work and undertaking volunteering.

Where you'll study

University of Brighton

Mithras House
Lewes Road
Brighton
Brighton & Hove
BN2 4AT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Moulsecoomb  0.2 miles away

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