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Show Clearing 2021 courses

Sociology with Integrated Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

University of Sunderland

Student rating
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( 4.1) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE L301
This is a four-year version of our popular BSc (Hons) Sociology course, with an integrated foundation year. Understand how society is shaped. Investigate the issues that fascinate you most. Graduate with advanced research and communication skills.Sociology is the scientific study of human social relationships and institutions. It is a diverse area of study, and includes, crime, religion, the family, the state, education, globalisation, health, welfare, and poverty. Its focus is to consider how ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
78th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
92nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
78th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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 - 81 = 19% 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
£16,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

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
UCAS Tariff
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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
Law
34%
Sociology
30%
Psychology
25%
English Language
22%
History
18%

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
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales 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 Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£13,000 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 EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,000 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 40 reviews

5 star 56%
4 star 42%
3 star 2%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,669 reviews

5 star 39%
4 star 41%
3 star 16%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Sunderland
CompUniGuide ranking
92nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Students at the University of Sunderland have access to a diverse range of high-quality courses that are all tailored to future employment. With 20,000 students enrolled across the four global campuses, the university remains a popular choice for study both in the UK and around the world. The main campus in Sunderland is in the north-east of England, close to the coast and with easy access to national rail transport and an international airport. It also has a campus in London near Canary Wharf specialising in courses for business, management, tourism, nursing and health. More recently, the university added a campus in the central district of Hong Kong. Courses here are primarily aimed around tourism and business, with students enjoying the opportunity to learn in a thriving hub of activity.

Where you'll study

University of Sunderland

St Peter's Sunderland
SR6 0DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Seaham  3.2 miles away

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