Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Lincoln

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Course info

UCAS CODE 52L8
As a Sociology student at Lincoln, you are introduced to the study of human social behaviour, which can improve your understanding of how societies are organised, how social identities are constructed and the issues facing some of society’s most marginalised people. On this course, students are encouraged to develop an understanding of the fabric of different societies, groups and political structures. This includes learning about the changing nature and role of the family unit, how ... READ MORE

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Full time | Lincoln (Main Site) | 3 Years | 04-OCT-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
50th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
90th

Start date and duration

Start date
04-OCT-21
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 - 90 = 10% 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

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

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
Psychology
37%
History
34%
Law
30%
Sociology
29%
English Literature
24%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
England Fees
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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
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,400 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sociology reviews

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Rhys
28 Feb 20

Criminology BA (Hons)

Really good, so happy I came to Lincoln! Wouldn't want to be anywhere else. The students union is one of the best in...
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Lauren
25 Feb 20

Criminology BA (Hons)

It has been good but more time with lectures is needed. The campus has everything that you need. But more seating is...

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 83 reviews

5 star 32%
4 star 52%
3 star 13%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,607 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 52%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
University of Lincoln
CompUniGuide ranking
50th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Based in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln is proud of its reputation for providing a high-quality student experience underpinned by inspirational teaching. Rated Gold in the national Teaching Excellence Framework - the highest possible standard - students can benefit from great support, exciting teaching, and excellent employment outcomes. The University is recognised as setting a blueprint for excellence with its pioneering approach to working with industry. Unique relationships with companies such as Siemens, the Lincolnshire Co-operative, and Santander showcase our industry-engaged approach, and have also been acknowledged through a series of national awards over the past decade, including a prestigious Lord Stafford Award (2011).

Where you'll study

University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lincoln Central  0.3 miles away

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