Sociology with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

York St John University

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( 4.0) 852 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE 8K8S
The BA (Hons) programmes with Foundation Year are open to a wide range of students who do not yet have the qualifications to apply for an undergraduate degree programme in Humanities and Social Sciences. You may be a mature student who would like to work towards a degree; or you may have recently left further education without the qualifications required to access the degree programme of your choice. The Foundation Year offers you the opportunity to grow in confidence in academic study through ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
111th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
80th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
4 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 - 92 = 8% 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, November 2019

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
Scottish Higher
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
47%
Psychology
30%
History
21%
English Literature
19%
English Language
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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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£12,750 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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York St John University
CompUniGuide ranking
111th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
York St John University is situated on a single campus, across 11 acres of ground and within walking distance to the centre of York. The university has invested £46 million to enhance the facilities on campus since 2011 and now boasts bioscience laboratories, a multi-purpose sports park, and dedicated newsrooms, editing suites and music production facilities. The university will also welcome a Creative Centre in 2021 which boasts views of York Minster, flexible teaching spaces and a 200-seat auditorium. It will be a space to cultivate creativity and breathe life into new ideas.

Where you'll study

York St John University

Lord Mayor's Walk York
YO31 7EX United Kingdom Nearest train station: York  0.4 miles away

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