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Sociology BSc (Hons)

London Metropolitan University

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( 3.8) 1468 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L302
**Why study this course?**In one of the most culturally diverse and socially complex cities in the world, youll be introduced to ideas on globalisation, social inequality, identity, and ethnicity and race. As you prepare for social and public policy careers in the private, public or voluntary sectors, youll learn skills to address multidisciplinary concerns relevant to a variety of public issues and have opportunities to take up a work placement and to study in other European countries. By the ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Holloway | 3 Years | FEB

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
96th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
126th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
79th

Start date and duration

Start date
FEB
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 - 70 = 30% 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

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£21,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
30%
Psychology
21%
English Literature
16%
Media Studies
14%
Law
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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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
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£12,700 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The above mentioned fee is for Sep 2020 and Jan 2021 entry..

International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sociology reviews

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Claire
14 Nov 19

Sociology and Social Policy BSc (Hons)

I've had a great time, as I've got settled have become more involved with SU and societies. I've enjoyed permormances...
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Samira
28 Oct 19

Criminology BSc (Hons)

Good, friendly, support , I was very worried when I started as I thought I’d have to go through it alone however I...

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 65 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 39%
3 star 26%
2 star 6%
1 star 4%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 1,468 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 41%
3 star 25%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%
London Metropolitan University
CompUniGuide ranking
126th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
London Met puts a huge focus on graduate employment – and it’s clearly paying off. The latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey revealed that an impressive 96.7% of London Met’s 2017 graduates were in employment or further study within six months. Work placements, industry experience and job opportunities while you study are key to London Met’s success. Another reason that students choose London Met is the outstanding facilities, which include: a £30 million Science Centre a state-of-the-art mock courtroom a newsroom and TV studio specialist art and design workshops, digital manufacturing facilities, editing suites and darkrooms There’s also been a multi-million-pound campus refurbishment, which has seen the University invest in new technology.

Where you'll study

London Metropolitan University

166-220 Holloway Road Islington
N7 8DB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holloway Road  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Highbury and Islington  0.3 miles away

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