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Sociology BSc (Hons)

University of Roehampton

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( 3.9) 1034 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L300
Gain insight into the global issues we face in modern society by studying Sociology at Roehampton. Our department is rated one of the best in the UK for the impact of our Social Sciences research.Sociology is about exploring the building blocks of society. It’s the study of the connections that bind us together: families, organisations and social groups.This degree will help you understand how societies are created and how they change. You will learn how educational attainment, ethnicity, ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
125th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
81st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
52nd

Start date and duration

Start date
14-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 - 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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£21,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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
54%
Psychology
29%
English Literature
22%
Religious Studies & Theology
17%
History
16%

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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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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£13,000 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 40 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 52%
3 star 15%
2 star 2%
1 star 5%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,034 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 53%
3 star 21%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Roehampton
CompUniGuide ranking
81st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
The University of Roehampton was established in 2004. It is a campus university situated on two major sites in, south-west London. The University's academic programs in Business, Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Education, English, Humanities, Law, Media, Nursing, Social Sciences and Life Sciences . It offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, including MBA and LLBs. Roehampton changes the lives of its students by developing their confidence, knowledge and adaptability to help them progress into a successful graduate career and fulfilling life. Students and staff are encouraged to support, motivate and challenge each other in a friendly and inclusive community that values people as individuals. When you enrol at Roehampton, you will be taught by inspiring and passionate lecturers at a beautiful parkland campus, based in the heart of south-west London.

Where you'll study

University of Roehampton

Erasmus House Roehampton Lane London
Wandsworth
SW15 5PU United Kingdom Nearest tube station: East Putney  0.9 miles away Nearest train station: Barnes  0.4 miles away

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Other academic departments

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