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Sociology MSc

University of Glasgow

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( 4.4) 4118 reviews


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This programme will provide you with an advanced introduction to sociology and you will develop a critical understanding of the discipline. This programme will develop your knowledge of the different theoretical and analytical approaches in sociology, together with knowledge of empirical studies in social research, while enabling you to focus in depth upon particular areas of sociology. By the end of the programme, you will have a variety of skills useful in the contemporary labour market. ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Glasgow | 1 year | SEP

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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18th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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18th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
8th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
1 year

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£8,000 per year
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£17,620 per year
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 66 reviews

5 star 60%
4 star 24%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 4,118 reviews

5 star 54%
4 star 34%
3 star 9%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
CompUniGuide ranking
18th
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( 4.4)
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The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics to European Studies. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three campuses making up the university.

Where you'll study

University of Glasgow

The Fraser Building 65 Hillhead Street Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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